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Geology Graduate Program

The Department of Geology awards Master of Science (M.S.) degrees, which prepares students for a variety of geoscience careers. This degree program, usually completed in two years, requires coursework, a research project and thesis. Information about the geology Master's Degree program can also be found in the Masters Program Profile.

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Internationally recognized programs
Millions in grants and contracts for research
Generous financial support for students
Research projects that stretch to Antarctica, Greenland, and numerous points in between
Birthplace and home of Treatise on Invertebrate Paleontology
A thriving field program that sends undergraduate and graduate students throughout the world
Industry recruiters who visit annually to hire KU Geology's graduating students
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