One-stop shop for Indian students interested in overseas education Enroll at one of our trusted Uni partners from Australia, US, UK and other countries Call us free on
1 800 103 2581

Course info


Program Overview

The Department of Geological Sciences offers both BS and BA degrees in geology, a number of minors and combined, five-year programs leading to the MAT degree in earth science education.

The BS is designed to satisfy the entrance requirements and expectations of the top graduate schools in the country. The BS is also the appropriate choice for a student seeking immediate employment as a geologist.

Current areas of research include:

Watershed-scale soil and water pollution studies

Effects of climate change, floods and dams on rivers and their flood potential

Pale climatology and pale oceanography

Field and experimental petrology (the chemistry and physics of minerals and rocks)

Basin-scale sedimentology and mountain building

Sedimentology and stratigraphy along glaciated margins

Remote sensing

Seismology of convergence zones

Geomicrobiology of extremophiles

Microbes in salt crystals

After You Graduate

Most students graduating with a BS or BA in geological sciences go on for graduate degrees in a number of areas of the earth sciences:

Oil and gas industry

Environmental consulting firms

Government regulatory or planning agencies

Teaching, primarily secondary earth science

Course options

Here are the different ways in which you can study BS in Geological Sciences.

Full Time (126 credit hours)

Tuition fees

$24,660.00 (18,07,563) per year




Harpur College of Arts and Sciences

Library North 2430,


New York,

13902, United States

Entry requirement for international students

Students must have completed high school in a recognized institution.

Non-native English speakers must submit one test score demonstrating English proficiency. All test scores must be less than 2 years old.

TOEFL: 80-95

IELTS: 6.5-7.0

* Please check with your chosen school for the exact entry requirements for your programme.

Recommended courses for you

Users who have viewed this course, also viewed the below courses

Bachelor of Science in Geology and Master of Ocean Science and Technology (5-Year Degree Program)

Texas A&M University

Full Time (5 years)

$37,890.00 (27,77,314)

STARTS - 13 Jan, 24 Aug

Geology, BSLAS

University of Illinois At Urbana Champaign

Full Time (120 hours)

$30,594.00 (22,42,522)

STARTS - 20 Dec 2021, 23 Aug 2021

Want to study this course?

We can help you with your admission to Binghamton University, State University of New York - Undergraduate today.
Education counselor Sonia Gumber,
IDP Expert
Why we need the phone number?
- Our counsellors will get in touch with you using this number.
Why my country code is not displayed?
- Because, we offer counselling services only to the countries listed in the dropdown.
Preferred study level *
Select year
Select month


powered by Google
Google Rating
(Based on 500+ reviews)
Rated highest in student satisfaction amongst overseas education consultants in India.