Education

One of the largest geosciences communities in the world

Rankings

Jackson School Graduate Rankings

2014 & 2010-2011 U.S News & World Report Ranking

Many disciplines, including Earth Sciences, are only ranked at the graduate level

#8 Earth Sciences Overall
(2014)

#5 Geology
(2014)

#6 Geophysics & Seismology
(2011)

2016-2017 Nature Index of Top Global Institution Productivity

#4 Earth & Environmental Sciences
(worldwide, 2017)

#8 Earth & Environmental Sciences
(among U.S. universities, 2016)

2017 Center for World University Rankings

#3 Geology Worldwide

Other UT Austin Graduate Rankings Related to Earth Sciences

2014 U.S News & World Report Ranking
#1 Petroleum & Geosystems Engineering (2008-2009 U.S News & World Report Ranking)
#7 Environmental /Env. Health Engineering
#6 Ecology/Evolutionary Biology (2010-2011 U.S News & World Report Ranking)
#12 Chemistry
#9 Computer Science
#14 Physics
#14 Mathematics
#15 Law
#15 Business