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  • Professor and student - Lamar University
  • Students - Earth and Space Sciences
  • Student Lab - Earth and Space Sciences

Geology, earth science and the related fields in space science include studies of the physical, chemical and biological processes of Earth and space environment.

The mission of the Department of Earth and Space Sciences is to provide you with an education in the areas of geology, earth science and space science. The Department of Earth and Space Sciences offers Bachelor of Science degrees in geology and earth science, and minor degrees in geology, earth science and space science. 

Earth and Space Course Rotation

Fields of employment in the areas of geosciences and space sciences

oil and gas industry

Geological Resources

Oil, Gas and Coal

Exploration Geologists

Mining Geologists

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Earth System and Space Sciences

Scientific researchers and technical analysts for:

Environmental/Space Science private companies

Government Agencies

Government Contractors

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