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What can I do with a degree in GeoSciences?Basilosaurus Excavation

An undergraduate degree in GeoSciences prepares students for work in these fields. The Department’s senior thesis requirement for the B.S. degrees prepares students to conduct research, a skill sought by graduate schools and employers. About 50 percent of GeoSciences graduates pursue advanced study. Others may go into careers such as:

  • Teaching
  • Mining-exploration
  • Environmental consulting
  • Government agency work

Be sure to also visit Georgia Southern’s Career Services Office where you can speak with a Career Development Specialist who is available to help you make informed life decisions.

Last updated: 6/7/2023