Missouri State University

Geology Program

With eight geology faculty members whose areas of expertise cover all the major subdisciplines of the science, Missouri State University offers both Comprehensive and Non-comprehensive Bachelor of Science degrees in geology. The Missouri State geology programs are designed to emphasize practical, hands-on laboratory and field experience. Numerous courses include field trips or field research projects, and the department offers three courses devoted exclusively to field studies. Recent graduates of our B.S. programs are currently employed by a wide variety of companies and governmental agencies involved in the exploration for mineral and energy resources and in resource management and environmental protection.

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For more information, please contact:
Dr. Thomas G. Plymate, Geology Program Coordinator and Department Head
417-836-5800, TomPlymate@missouristate.edu