Mission Statement

Department of Geology, California State University-Bakersfield

Our mission is to provide an academic resource for the education of our students in Geology and to serve as a professional resource for the campus and service area community for dealing with critical resource and environmental issues. In fulfilling this mission our specific aims are to provide an outstanding education for our majors in preparation for the diverse career opportunities available to them and to provide the local community with a substantive expertise to help solve problems critical to the future development of our service region.