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Program Details

  • Award: Bachelor of Science
  • Credits: 120
  • Delivery: Face-to-face where some online courses may be available or required.
  • WIA Certified
  • Emphases:
  • Water Resource Management, Credits: 59
  • Environmental Science, Credits: 21

About this Program

Geology/Earth Science, General. A program that focuses on the scientific study of the earth; the forces acting upon it; and the behavior of the solids, liquids and gases comprising it. Includes instruction in historical geology, geomorphology, and sedimentology, the chemistry of rocks and soils, stratigraphy, mineralogy, petrology, geostatistics, volcanology, glaciology, geophysical principles, and applications to research and industrial problems.

Program Locations

  • Winona State University 55987

Labor Market Information

  • Geoscientists

  • Median wage: $39.72/hour-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Well above statewide average
  • College Atmospheric and Space Science Teachers

  • Median wage: $69,356/year-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Average
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Winona State University
Winona State University
P.O. Box 5838 Winona, MN 55987 Toll-Free: (800) 342-5978 Local: (507) 457-5100 Email: