Become a geologist

Study the science of Earth. Explore its evolution, structure and features. Help protect natural resources and uncover hazards.

Why major in geology at Missouri State?

  • Build expertise and skills as you study in the largest geology program in the state. Access a diverse range of research, field experiences and internships.
  • Learn geology in the Ozarks, a region with unique features such as caves, rivers and mountains.
  • Gain a bigger picture of how geography and geology relate, an asset valuable to future employers. Our department offers both programs.