Geology & Environmental Geosciences

Discover Your Path in Geology and Environmental Geosciences

Unlock a world of possibilities

Whether you're passionate about studying the Earth's history or dedicated to solving pressing environmental challenges, our department offers a range of programs and courses to help you pursue your interests and carve out a successful career.

Prepare for your future

Our courses go beyond textbooks, providing practical and hands-on experiences that prepare you for real-world challenges. From environmental geological consulting to hazards investigation, energy resources to marine geology or space science, our programs prepare you for various professional avenues. 

Your gateway to success

Whether you're aiming for immediate employment or planning to continue your education at the graduate level, our programs provide a solid foundation for success. Join us at the College of Charleston Geology and Environmental Geosciences Department and unlock your potential in this dynamic field!

During sophomore year, I took the BEAMS Seafloor Mapping courses, an experience that elevated my interest in geology. Since then, geology has become intertwined with my goals, interests, and passions.

Miles Thompson '24