Academic departments in the College of Science

Departments in the Mackay School of Earth Sciences & Engineering

Below are the Departments within the Mackay School of Earth Sciences & Engineering - a division of the College of Science. With a Mackay education, you receive hands-on experience in a wide range of work environments while interacting with natural resources, mining, construction and mineral industry leaders. Expand your opportunities by graduating with a set of skills that are in high demand in Nevada and around the world. 

State-wide programs

The College of Science partners with the following state-wide programs that support our community and student education. From the early-detection of fires to climate surveys, these programs offer students hands-on experience in the related degree programs while providing valuable resources and information for our community.