Future students: Admissions
Environmental scientists and geologists study the forces of the Earth and the interactions between the natural world and human activities. Careers in environmental science and geology help find solutions to environmental challenges and how to manage the natural resources upon which human society depends.
Why study environmental science and geology at Wayne State?
Wayne State's environmental science and geology programs stand out by focusing on the urban environment and urban impacts on the environment. Our programs emphasize laboratory and field experiences that prepare our graduates for careers in the petroleum and mining industries, environmental consulting, local, state and federal governments, construction and civil engineering companies and graduate studies.