Geology

Geology is the study of the Earth, the rocks that compose it, and the processes by which they change over time. Study planet Earth and learn about plate tectonics, earthquakes, minerals, rocks, glaciers, rivers, beaches, landslides and more.

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Courses Offered

  • Physical Geology
  • Environmental Geology
  • Geology of the Northwest
  • Careers
  • Geology Careers
  • Engineering Geologist
  • Geochemist
  • Seismologist
  • Environmental Geologist
  • Volcanologist
  • Hydrogeologist

To read course descriptions for the current and upcoming quarter as well as register, visit MyCentral.

Geology Careers

  • Engineering Geologist
  • Geochemist
  • Seismologist
  • Environmental Geologist
  • Volcanologist
  • Hydrogeologist

Geology Faculty

Nancy Sola-Llonch
California State University Sacramento, M.S. (Geology)
Nancy.Sola-Llonch2@seattlecolleges.edu

Alecia Spooner
University of Washington, M.S. (Geology, Paleoecology)
Alecia.Spooner@seattlecolleges.edu