Begin a rewarding career in helping to responsibly tap our precious natural resources and safeguarding the planet.
With the growing need for energy, environmental protection, and responsible land and resource management, companies and government agencies continue to seek earth sciences expertise. If studying our planet fascinates you, a career in earth sciences can be a rewarding profession. The UND program provides a solid foundation in Geoscience and flexibility for students to focus on related areas of interest.
- Program type:
- On Campus or Online
- Est. time to complete:
- 4-5 years
- Credit hours:
Why earn an earth science degree?
Earth Science Degree Online or On-Campus
Practice earth science principles by using problem analysis and solving in a range of applications, such as oil, environmental remediation and land management.
Benefit from a curriculum that weaves in many essential disciplines for a holistic view of natural resources and a broad-based education. If you wish to pursue it, you'll be prepared for further graduate study.
Gain access to facilities and research resources at the Harold Hamm School of Geology & Geological Engineering. We have an extensive collection of geological samples and geoscience testing technologies.
Contribute to the economic development of North Dakota and the surrounding region.
Let our team of academic advisors help you plan your major. You'll also have access to personalized Degree Map software to keep you on track to graduate in four years.
Raise your grades by getting free academic support at UND. We offer individual tutoring sessions, along with specialized writing and math support programs.
What to do with an earth science degree?
On-Campus or Online Earth Science Degree Courses
Leaders that Do
UND earth science students take chances, seek challenges and aspire to be leaders that do.