Virtual information session
Master of Science in Applied Geosciences program director, Dr. Yvette Bordeaux, hosts a virtual information session for students interested in the program. This session features two current students who talk about their experiences at Penn, as well as program details, Q&A around relevant environmental issues and how the degree prepares students for their next professional move.
For guidelines on getting started in the Applied Geosciences program, curriculum, policies and procedures, and more, refer to the Applied Geosciences Student Handbook (PDF).
At the University of Pennsylvania, students have access to all 12 graduate and professional schools on one compact campus. There are more than 150 research centers and institutes, including:
- Department of Earth and Environmental Science
- University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
- Cartographic Modeling Lab
- Initiative for Global Environmental Leadership
- Fels Institute of Government
Students are encouraged to attend lectures by preeminent faculty and professionals in fields including geology, planning, biology, law and business. Talks by national and international figures including Nobel laureates, heads of state and captains of industry are also available.
- Institute for Environmental Studies Seminar Series
- Earth & Environmental Science Department Events
Research opportunities outside of Penn
Students in the Applied Geosciences program have the opportunity to work in collaboration with many research institutions and groups outside of Penn, including: