Welcome to the Geology Department
The faculty and staff of the CSUS Geology Department are committed to providing the best geological education available anywhere. We meet this commitment through high-quality teaching, close student-faculty interaction, undergraduate and graduate research, and an emphasis on field geology.
We offer B.A. and B.S. degrees in Geology and a B.A. degree in Earth Science. We also offer a Master of Science degree in Geology, with student
opportunities in applied hydrogeology, aqueous geochemistry, engineering geology,
geophysics, groundwater modeling, igneous petrology, mineralogy, sedimentology & stratigraphy, structure & tectonics, surficial
processes, and volcanology.
Geology Department News
Spring 2013 Colloquium Schedule Available!
See the multiple opportunities to receive colloquium credit here
Advanced Geologic Mapping (Geol 188)
One World Initiative
Our own Dr. Lisa Hammersley spear-headed this inititiative. Click here to read more about it, including this year's theme: Water.
Check out our Google Calendar
We have added a Google Calendar to the Events page to keep you all informed about meetings, colloquia, etc. Click here to check it out!
Equipco Sales & Service, Inc. of Concord, California donated Solinst 3001 Levelogger instruments to our department! Equipco provides sales, rentals, and service of instruments used for air monitoring, water quality monitoring, and environmental sampling. Visit the Equipco Environmental Equipment Rental Website for more information about their products and services or call 1-888-234-5678.
Last Updated: February 27, 2013