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Explore Geoscience Education
Begin by researching and understanding where your college degree will take you. If you need help in deciding where your future lies, visit the following sites for assistance.
- UT’s Vick Center for Strategic Advising and Career Counseling
- Undergraduate Degrees in the Jackson School
- What can you do with this major?
- Wayfinder (from UT’s School of Undergraduate Studies)
- Careers in the Geosciences by EarthScienceWorld.org
- O*NET Online Occupation Finder
Explore Geoscience Industries
- U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics-Occupational Outlook Handbook
- Career Resources for Undergraduates
- BizJournals database (The Book of Lists – for 40 U.S. cities)
- AGI Guide to Geoscience Careers & Employers
- Vault (Industry Profiles)
Explore Geoscience Careers
- Petroleum exploration, production and related services as geologists & geophysicists
- Environmental consulting and hydrogeology
- Energy management, analysis, finance, and policy
- Research and/or teaching in academia and industry
- Mineral resource mining and management
The Geosciences Career Center is available to work with you and to help you feel confident in your career path. As a Jackson School student, we encourage you to meet make an appointment to discuss research and industry opportunities.