Department of Geosciences

We offer undergraduate and graduate degrees in Geology, Earth Science, Environmental Science and Geography-GIS

About Us  |  Academics  |  Alumni  |  Careers  |  Faculty/Staff  |  Research  |  Scholarships

Geosciences at The University of AkronIN THE GEOSCIENCES PROGRAM at The University of Akron, our professors direct dozens of graduate students and instruct more than 150 undergraduate students. Our research covers hydrogeology, paleoclimate reconstruction, climate change, sedimentology, geochemistry, geobiology, and geochemistry. 

You will have access to modern instrumentation for geologic and environmental research. 

The degrees we offer

We offer bachelor of arts and bachelor of science degrees, and students can participate in Honors College programs in coordination with their geology program.

For graduate students, we offer degrees in Geology and Environmental Science, in addition to programs in GIS. Graduate students in the department enjoy a wide range of research opportunities.

More about our academic programs

Alumni in the News: Climate Science Meets a Stubborn Obstacle: Students

Field Camp offered by The University of Akron

Geosciences at The University of Akron

Jobs and careers

Are you looking to start a career in Geology and Environmental Sciences? Start by checking our list of job advertisers here.

Explore opportunities

Student opportunities

Are you an undergraduate or graduate student in Geology and Environmental Science? Need funding? A summer job or internship?

Explore opportunities

Contact us

Department of Geosciences
Crouse Hall 114 (map)
The University of Akron
Akron, OH 44325-4101

330 972-7630