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Geological Sciences & Engineering

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


About the Department

Rocky landscape

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

Degree Programs

Geothermal activity in Nevada

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

People

Scott Tyler

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

Research

Lake Tahoe

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

Summer Field Camp

Camp participants

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

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