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Earth Science Concentration

Study Earth Science

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Tremendous Value

Emporia State University offers extremely competitive tuition rates, as well as tuition reduction programs and scholarships.

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Faculty Invested in Your Success

Our students enjoy the benefits of small classes and a close relationship with ESU  faculty.

Program description

ESU offers graduate study in chemistry, earth science, or physics. All studies are available on campus. The earth science concentration is available online, also! There is an option to complete coursework for the degree or to incorporate research opportunities in your study plan. Faculty are available to mentor your projects, teach you advanced instrumentation, and develop off-site projects. Graduate study can prepare you for employment advancement opportunities, transfer to another institution to complete a doctorate, and state accreditation for high school teachers wanting to teach high school courses for college credit.

What can you do with a graduate degree?

  • Promotion opportunities at your place of employment
  • Improve your content knowledge for high school teaching
  • Prepare yourself for doctoral programs

Degree requirements

For degree requirements, contact the Department of Physical Sciences at 620-341-5330.

Program resources

  • Instrumentation
  • Computer laboratories
  • Faculty and Peer tutoring


Learn how to apply to Emporia State University.

Contact Us

(620) 341-5330
Rm 133 Science Hall