Earth Sciences

Ranked in 2014 | Earth Sciences Rankings Methodology

With an earth sciences graduate degree, scientists may finds jobs in energy companies, engineering firms, research institutions, government agencies, colleges and universities, and more. These are the best earth sciences schools.

Rank School name Score
#102 University of Idaho

Moscow, ID

2.4
#77 University of Illinois—​Chicago

Chicago, IL

2.6
#34 University of Illinois—​Urbana-​Champaign

Urbana, IL

3.3
#77 University of Iowa

Iowa City, IA

2.6
#54 University of Kansas

Lawrence, KS

3.0
#113 University of Kentucky

Lexington, KY

2.1
#88 University of Maine

Orono, ME

2.5
#32 University of Maryland—​College Park

College Park, MD

3.4
#49 University of Massachusetts—​Amherst

Amherst, MA

3.1
#106 University of Memphis

Memphis, TN

2.3
#42 University of Miami

Coral Gables, FL

3.2
#8 University of Michigan—​Ann Arbor

Ann Arbor, MI

4.2
#25 University of Minnesota—​Twin Cities

Minneapolis, MN

3.6
Rank Not Published University of Mississippi

University, MS

N/A
#88 University of Missouri

Columbia, MO

2.5
#88 University of Montana

Missoula, MT

2.5
#69 University of Nebraska—​Lincoln

Lincoln, NE

2.7
#88 University of Nevada—​Las Vegas

Las Vegas, NV

2.5
#69 University of Nevada—​Reno

Reno, NV

2.7
#77 University of New Hampshire

Durham, NH

2.6
#49 University of New Mexico

Albuquerque, NM

3.1
#54 University of North Carolina—​Chapel Hill

Chapel Hill, NC

3.0
#88 University of Notre Dame

Notre Dame, IN

2.5
#60 University of Oklahoma

Norman, OK

2.9
#34 University of Oregon

Eugene, OR

3.3

<1 2 3 4 5>

Grad School Search

Knowledge Centers

Looking at grad schools? Find out what you need to know.

Studying at a U.S. Graduate School
Applying to Grad School
Paying for Grad School
About the GRE

Find Graduate Programs

MA, MS, MBA and Other Master's Degrees; Ph.D. and Other Doctoral Degrees; AACSB-Accredited Business Schools; MEd and Other Master's Programs for Teachers.
Learn More at www.usnewsuniversitydirectory.com!