Mission Statement & Code of Conduct
The Department of Geosciences is designed to prepare students to excel in earth-related careers in public service, the private sector and education. The programs are intended to improve a student's ability to grasp earth concepts and ideas with greater clarity. Our goal is to provide high-quality training to prepare graduates for life-long advancement in the geosciences.
All members of the Department of Geosciences follow a set of principles and practices for professional behavior that help to create an open and welcoming atmosphere for all faculty, staff, and students. Our full Code of Conduct can be viewed as a pdf file.