Geological Sciences

 Careers in Geological Sciences

Geologists work all over the world finding and extracting resources, protecting our environment, mitigating hazards so people are safer, researching the earth's history, etc. To learn more, here's a short video from the American Geological Institute.

To learn about salaries for oil geologists, here's a survey from the American Association of Petroleum Geologists.

To learn about what skills oil geologists need, more information from the AAPG.


Geological Sciences studies the Earth - more than just rocks! Geology studies how the earth formed, geological hazards like earthquakes and volcanoes, the atmosphere, resources like oil and diamonds, water and sand, landslides, and more.



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