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Combining Science and Application

Do you like math and science? Have you ever looked at the sky and wondered how clouds are created? Do you want to know more about what causes earthquakes or volcanoes? Are you curious about what materials created your cell phone and how we obtain and create them?

There are many BIG questions that YOU can be a part of answering by joining the College of Mines and Earth Sciences!

To find out more about the College of Mines and Earth Sciences or to schedule a visit, please contact Samantha Davis, our College Outreach Coordinator, at 801-585-5176 or samantha.j.davis@utah.edu


Undergraduate Students

 

  • Undergraduate research opportunities
  • Scholarships
  • Award winning research and academic faculty
  • Actively recruited by industry with 100% job placement upon graduation
  • Paid summer internships
  • Small class sizes
  • Field trips

 

To enroll in the College of Mines and Earth Sciences, prospective students must first apply to the University of Utah:

Apply Online

 

All majors within the College of Mines and Earth Sciences are ‘open’ meaning that you do not need to be officially accepted into the program.  You do need to see an academic advisor to declare your major however, and we encourage you do this as early in your college career as possible.

Graduate Students

 

To be considered for admission for one of our graduate programs, you must apply to the University of Utah Graduate School.

Prospective graduate students are encouraged to contact faculty members with similar research interest.

Please visit the graduate admissions website to review admission requirements and the admissions process.

http://admissions.utah.edu/apply/graduate/

 

 

After reviewing the graduate admissions website, click on the link below to apply.

Apply Here

 

To learn more about the University of Utah Graduate School please visit their website http://gradschool.utah.edu/

Hear About Experiences From Our Current Students


The University of Utah’s College of Mines and Earth Sciences provides an ample environment for aspiring scientists and engineers to combine both science and engineering for practical applications!

We hope that you come experience the magnificent earth and its atmosphere, and the exciting interactions we have with them. Learn and engage in the processes by which we can safely recover natural resources and transform them into products we need and use every day.


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