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Department of Earth Sciences


Earth Sciences students explore, discover and learn through coursework and research. You'll get personal attention from faculty whose research ranges from climate change to water quality issues in central Indiana and geologic history of mountains in southern California.

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Did you know?

IUPUI is one of the top 200 U.S. universities and the #1 urban research university in Indiana. We have an average student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1. 

Science grads also earn $15,500 more on average than non-science grads.

“I hope to use my knowledge of science to help solve some of the environmental issues that we are currently facing and will continue to fight against in the future.”

Elliot Boyle Environmental Science, Undergraduate

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81% of degree-seeking undergraduates receive financial aid