Graduate Student

Find a Program of Study

An advanced degree in the Earth, energy, or materials sciences and engineering can bolster your career potential. Whether you just completed your bachelor’s degree, are changing careers, or just want to learn more to advance your career, we have a program that will fit your needs. We offer a range of graduate programs — from certificates to master’s and doctoral degrees — that are designed to prepare you to confidently face and overcome challenges in your career.

Explore Our Programs

We offer ten master’s degree programs with five available online, seven doctoral degree programs, and ten online graduate certificates programs. Many of our programs allow you to focus your studies on a specialization or option, ensuring that you can find a program that matches your interests. Visit our Find a Program of Study webpage to browse our graduate programs to learn how each program can help you take the next step in your career.

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Find the Right Research Adviser

Search our faculty directory — by name, department, or research focus — to find the right research adviser for your desired M.S. or Ph.D. program.

Visit Us to Learn More

We would love to have you visit us to experience Penn State's beautiful campus and discover our college's award-winning academic programs. Request an individual visit to learn more about what we have to offer.