Preparation for a Geosciences Career
- Careers in Geosciences (from AGI)
[High School - describes what different geoscientists do]
Careers in the Geosciences
[High School - Canadian Geoscience Council]
[College - an array of services are offered]
[Middle School - Careers in science]
Next Wave is published by Science for the next generation of scientists. Check out New Niches [for leads on alternative careers] and Going Public [for open discussion of science career topics.]
The two former resources require that you register -- at no cost. These seem to be very valuable sources of information that you will want to take advantage of.
Undergraduate and Graduate Programs
- An "electronic visit" to the schools you are considering is a good first step. Geoscience Departments WWW Directory for the U.S.A. and Canada lists more than 400 departments with World Wide Web home pages.
- Peterson's Education Center offers free keyword searches for both undergraduate and graduate education.