Accredited Online Geology Programs

Western Governors University will train students through its geology programs to become geologists, mine geologists, project geologists, exploration geologists, etc. and set them up well for future employment. At present, there are 14,460 people employed as geological and petroleum technicians alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $58,400. Geoscientists make on average $92,710 per year and there are about 31,860 of them employed today according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Geology Common Job Tasks
  • visiting remote locations to study the earth
  • analyzing plant and animal fossils
  • studying Earth's size and rotation
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