Online Programs Overview

Join us remotely and earn a M.S. Degree in Environmental Geology from the University of Illinois, a top public research and academic institution in the country! Take the next steps in your professional journey and advance your applied geology expertise to solve industry problems, including:

Collaborate in online classes and an innovative capstone research project with world-renown research professors within the Department of Earth Science & Environmental Change as well as staff scientists from the prestigious Prairie Research Institute, home of Illinois’ State Scientific Surveys.

Not yet ready to commit to a full master’s program? That’s totally understandable! Our graduate-level certificate in Environmental Geology is a 12-credit program and provides an ideal bridge into the 32-credit hour online master’s degree should students desire to continue on for an advanced graduate degree. The certificate and Master’s degree programs are fully online, which precludes the need for an extended absence from a current job and/or familial responsibilities, and maximizes learning flexibility.