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The Division of Geological and Planetary Sciences (GPS) provides its undergraduate and graduate students with the opportunity to pursue studies in environmental science and engineering, geobiology, geochemistry, geology, geophysics, and planetary science.

Current students will find useful information about division contacts, procedures, and activities in the GPS student information gateway.

Course descriptions, schedules, and evaluations are also available online.

GPS Graduate Program

Students in the GPS graduate program study the earth and other planets to understand their origin, composition, and development, and to examine the effects of their resulting physical and chemical characteristics on the history of life, on the environment, and on humanity.

Graduate Degree Options