Mission or Vision Statement

Department of Geological and Environmental Sciences, California State University, Chico

The Geology Program seeks to provide our students with the highest quality undergraduate education in geology, employing a hands-on real-world problem solving approach in our courses, incorporating field work and other practical applications of theory and mentoring students in original research. As a joint geological and environmental sciences department, students have ample opportunities to expand, integrate and apply their geologic knowledge toward environmental issues.