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Apply to our Undergraduate Program

Our Undergraduate Program has six options that are designed to train students for one of the variety of career possibilities within the geosciences





Geobiology and Paleobiology

Environmental and Engineering 

Earth Science Education

If you have more questions about becoming a geosciences major or the admissions process, please visit our advising page or contact April Newcomer, Advising & Enrollment Manager, 540-231-8824,

Study Abroad

Our undergraduates also have the opportunity to participate in our study abroad program based at Virginia Tech's Steger Center for International Scholarship located in Riva San Vitale, Switzerland. While there, students visit multiple locations in Europe to study a variety of geosciences topics and receive personalized instruction from several of the department’s faculty and alumni.

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