Degree Programs & Admission
The geology program offers two graduate degrees: Master of Science (MS) and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD). The MS degree has two tracks: A more traditional Research Track and a non-thesis Professional Studies Track. Details of both programs can be found in on the Geology Masters tab in the WVU Graduate Catalog. The PhD degree is primarily a research degree. Program requirements can be found on the Geology Doctoral tab in the WVU Graduate Catalog.