Bachelor of Science in Earth Science

Course Features

  • Price: USD 35,650
  • Level: Degree
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  • Awarded by: George Mason University

This degree covers the Earth Sciences in the broadest sense, including geology, oceanography, atmospheric science, and their effect on the environment. Students specialize within this broad framework by choosing one of several concentrations offered by the program.

Students must choose a concentration from the following:

Atmospheric Science
Earth Science Education
Earth Surface Processes
Environmental Geoscience
Oceanography and Estuarine Science

The Washington, DC, area is an exciting place to enter the field of Earth Sciences, with collaboration and career opportunities at US Geological Survey, National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration, the Smithsonian Institution, and many other public and private labs. The Earth Sciences degree is a starting point for many career paths, including research via an advanced degree, work in government laboratories, consulting, resource management and extraction, environmental advocacy, and teaching

Entry Requirement

Entry Requirement: Year 11

Intakes & Course Duration

Intakes: January, August

Course Duration: 4 Years

Study Campus/ University
  • George Mason University

    Mason is a young university that, in just a short time, has made impressive strides in size, stature and influence.