Western Illinois University: Macomb Campus
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Department of Geology
Preparing Students For Geoscience Careers
The Department of Geology is part of the College of Arts and Sciences and offers courses leading to a Bachelor of Science degree in Geology.
Our graduates enter many industrial, private, and governmental jobs in many diverse fields such as;
- environmental geology
- engineering geology
- petroleum geology
- mining geology
Many of our students go on to continue their education in graduate programs at other universities. Majors must also take related courses in mathematics, chemistry and physics, or biology.
Programs of Study
- Majors - Bachelor of Science (B.S.) Degree with options in;
- Minor in Geology