The Earth Science Department has five major curricular areas: geology, astronomy, meteorology, environmental science, and earth science education. Degrees are available in Earth Science, and Earth Science Teaching. Students have the opportunity to conduct independent research in geology, astronomy, meteorology, environmental science, and earth science education, utilizing the state-of-the-art facilities located in the department.

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ILPA Workshop

Teachers are encouraged to sign up for this spring's and summer's 2-credit workshop on Iowa's Geological Resources.  This workshop is offered...

Dr. Mohammad Iqbal, Professor of Geology in the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, was named one of the recipients of the Regent's...

Dr. Alexa Sedlacek

The Department of Earth Science is pleased to announce that Dr. Alexa Sedlacek is a recipient of the 2016 University Book & Supply Outstanding...