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The University of Nevada boasts an impressive depth of geological expertise

With a Geological Sciences & Engineering degree, our scientists find jobs in energy companies, engineering firms, research institutions, government agencies, colleges and universities, and more

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About the Department

The Department of Geological Sciences and Engineering is home to a wealth of academic expertise

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Degree Programs

Nevada offers degrees in everything from Geo-Engineering to Geophysics to Hydrogeology.

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The strength of the department comes from an uncommon depth of expertise among the faculty.

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Nevada's earth sciences research is nationally respected for its breadth and productivity.

Camp participants

Summer Field Camp

Nevada's one-of-a-kind opportunity is open to students from around the country.

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University of Nevada, Reno

University of Nevada, Reno
1664 N. Virginia Street
Reno,  NV  89557-

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