Degree Description

Geology is the scientific study of the Earth, its composition, history, and the dynamic forces which shape it's surface and interior. Geology is a discipline that attracts women and men who love the outdoors and thrive on practical challenges. Geologists find, develop, and conserve natural resources, investigate, monitor and protect our water supplies, and work to lessen the effects of natural hazards. The goal of the geology discipline at MCC is to provide an introduction and appreciation for the natural world and give interested students the background necessary to pursue a career in the earth sciences.

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