Geological Engineering Programs

The geological engineering program is for students interested in protecting and preserving the earth. If you like working outdoors, solving problems using your skills and creativity and want to help people and the environment, this might be the program for you.

The program offers emphasis areas in environmental protection and hazardous waste management, groundwater hydrology and contaminant transport, engineering geology and geotechnics, petroleum, energy and natural resources, and quarry engineering.

The average starting salary of geological engineering graduates from S&T is $55,333. When they graduate, these graduates typically receive multiple job offers, as career opportunities are far out-pacing the number of qualified applicants.