The Department of Geology & Geography is a vibrant,exciting academic unit with 27 faculty FTEs ranging across the physical and social sciences. The department secures significant external funding, teaches thousands of undergraduates, generates high numbers of PhDs, and provides invaluable service to the university.

Bachelors degrees are offered in Geology, Geography and Environmental Geoscience. The Geology and Geography programs each offer masters and doctoral degrees. The Department currently mentors over 173 undergraduate majors and supports 40 graduate teaching assistants, 20 graduate research assistants, three graduate fellows, and 21 non-funded graduate students.