College of Mines and Earth Sciences


College Stats

  • 547 Students Enrolled

  • 3.07 Average Undergraduate GPA
  • 25 Students is the Average Class Size

  • 12:1 Student to Faculty Ratio

  • 100% of Faculty have their Ph.D.



  • Past Global Warming Similar to Today’s

    The rate at which carbon emissions warmed Earth’s climate almost 56 million years ago resembles modern, human-caused global warming much more than previously believed, but involved two pulses of carbon to the atmosphere, University of Utah researchers and their colleagues found.

  • Atmospheric Sciences Launch Pollution Monitoring Project

    University of Utah Atmospheric Sciences researchers Wednesday launched a pollution monitoring project that should provide a better understanding of the ozone on the Wasatch Front.

  • TRAX to Measure Air Quality

    Atmospheric Sciences Post Doctoral Researcher Logan Mitchell has teamed up with UTA to measure air quality from a TRAX train.

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Last Updated: 12/19/14