Ranked in 2014, part of Earth Sciences

Geology graduate school programs include classroom-based courses as well as field work, which often means students will travel to locations around the world to study. These are the best earth sciences schools for geology.

Rank School name
#5 California Institute of Technology

Pasadena, CA

#7 Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Cambridge, MA

#1 Pennsylvania State University—​University Park

University Park, PA

#3 Stanford University

Stanford, CA

#3 University of Arizona

Tucson, AZ

#8 University of California—​Berkeley

Berkeley, CA

#9 University of California—​Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara, CA

#9 University of Colorado—​Boulder

Boulder, CO

#2 University of Michigan—​Ann Arbor

Ann Arbor, MI

#5 University of Texas—​Austin

Austin, TX

#9 University of Wisconsin—​Madison

Madison, WI

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