Department of Geosciences

Geosciences at The University of AkronIin the Geosciences Program at The University of Akron, our professors  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, Earth Science and Environmental Science. Graduate students in the department enjoy a wide range of research opportunities.

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Contact us

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

330 972-7630