UVA Wise’s earth science major includes courses in geology, oceanography, meteorology, and astronomy, which are supplemented with offerings in biology and chemistry. A broad program, this major prepares students for a variety of scientific careers and makes use of the College’s location, which is ideal for studying Appalachian geology, species identification, and natural resources. Learn more about studying earth science at UVA Wise by consulting the College Catalog.
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