Majoring in Geology at UW-Eau Claire
So you found yourself thinking about geology... What caught your interest? Was it the rocks? The water? The volcanoes? Your love of the outdoors? That wonderful introductory geology class? Or all of the Above?!
This page will introduce you to the Geology Major, including what classes to take, sub-disciplines which may interest you, and resources to help you understand what it means to be a geology major.
Check out these featured geology students for an idea of the geology experience:
The below links offer information about geology sub-disciplines as well as general information about Geology at UW-Eau Claire.
Dr. J. Brian Mahoney instructing students in Arkansas for geology class Sedimentology and Stratigraphy.
Major in Geology:
- Geology with Environmental Science Emphasis (Comprehensive Major) (pdf)
- Geology with Hydrology & Water Chemistry Emphasis (Comprehensive Major) (pdf)
- General Geology Emphasis (Non-Comprehensive Major) (pdf)
What can you do with Geology @ UWEC?
- Careers in Geology (powerpoint)
- The Geology Experience! (powerpoint)
- Geology in Undergraduate Catalog (pdf)
- STEM Fields- Geology
- What Can I do With a Major in Geology?
- Geology Undergraduate Fact Sheet (pdf)
- Geology Department Change of Major/Minor Procedures
- Geology Introductory Advising Sheet (pdf)
- Geology and Studying Abroad at UWEC