Earth, Environmental and Geographical Sciences
You’ll have the opportunity to discover your world from a variety of perspectives—whether it’s using geographic information systems to map Marquette County, observing weather and climate on the shore of Lake Superior, practicing sustainable agriculture or experiencing the landscapes of Scotland, Brazil, Cuba, or Poland in faculty-led study abroad classes. Dani Molenaar is one of the many students who have been able to apply their classroom knowledge to the different environments around Marquette County.
Join the NMU Hoop House Student Organization and grow food locally!
Check out the opportunities available to you in each of our four majors:
- Earth Science
- Environmental Science
- Environmental Studies and Sustainability
- Geographic Information Science and Technology
The potential job growth of most EEGS disciplines exceeds national averages. These include a projected 10 to 20 percent increase in the need for geographic information systems professionals. For more information visit bls.gov/ooh.
- Earth Science Minor
- Earth, Environmental and Geographical Sciences Cluster Minor
- Environmental Studies Minor
- Geographic Information Science & Technology (GIST) Minor
- Secondary Education Earth Science Minor (currently not accepting students)
- Secondary Education Geography Minor (currently not accepting students)
- Sustainability Minor
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If you have college credit and want to find out what will transfer to NMU, please visit www.nmu.edu/transfercredit