Stay at the forefront of environmental engineering, remediation, and green infrastructure with an online graduate degree in the geosciences.
For experienced geoscientists looking to advance in the field, the University of Pennsylvania’s Master of Science in Applied Geosciences is a fully online and highly practical program that prepares you to take the next step in your career. Our faculty of leading academic researchers and experienced practitioners bring students the latest in industry best practices, methods, and technology. You'll also receive ongoing, one-on-one support from an academic advisor committed to your success.
The online MS in Applied Geosciences will be welcoming students in the fall of 2022. Complete the form on this page to get more details about the online curriculum and program experience—and to be notified when applications open.
Penn’s MS in Applied Geosciences allows students to:
- Gain technical knowledge and reduce the total time to Professional Geologist (PG) licensure
- Demonstrate your abilities to current or prospective employers through the Project Design capstone experience
- Enroll full or part time as your schedule allows, so you can pursue your education without interrupting your career
- Complete the 12-course program in two to four years, depending on course load