(NEW) A program that focuses on the scientific study of the igneous, metamorphic, and hydrothermal processes within the earth and the mineral, fluid, rock, and ore deposits resulting from them. Includes instruction in mineralogy, crystallography, petrology, volcanology, economic geology, meteoritics, geochemical reactions, deposition, compound transformation, core studies, theoretical geochemistry, computer applications, and laboratory studies.
|2000 Estimated||2010 Projected||
|Natural Sciences Managers||870||890||16||Caution||$38.79||$23.87||$46.25|
|Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers||160||190||8||Caution||$21.20||$15.05||$24.28|