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The Department of
Geology, Geography, & Environmental Studies

Academics / Departments & Programs / Geo

Explore the richness of Earth and its peoples in a Christian learning community.

Join a group of highly-motivated, inquisitive students to examine, investigate and analyze earth systems. You'll study with professors who bring years of experience and research opportunities, and a distinctly Christian viewpoint to the classroom. Get ready to dive in to an active scientific community.

At Calvin, you'll serve God and one another through creation care in the classroom, the lab, the field, and across the globe. You'll marvel at God’s creation through everyday encounters with God’s incredible world. And you'll graduate ready to lead in fields as diverse as community planning, conservation science, and land management.

Explore your academic options here, or join us on Facebook, Twitter, and the GEOLearners blog.

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EXPLORE DEGREES IN Geology, Geography, and Environmental Studies

HONORS

Looking to stretch yourself further? Find even more collaboration and academic depth in one of Calvin’s two distinct honors programs.

Learn more about the Honors Scholars and Collegiate Scholars programs.

Graduate studies in GIS

The Master in Geographic Information Science (MScGIS) is a graduate degree that can be completed in just 3-5 semesters. Learn more »

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Beyond the classroom

Off-campus study is an important part of the GEO program. You could study in places like Hawaii, Montana, and beyond. Learn more »

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ACADEMIC OPTIONS

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Families from all economic backgrounds—many just like yours—are making Calvin work. Scholarships, grants and loans are the tools that make Calvin possible.

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