What is a good school for paleontology?
I live in the Midwest and have always been interested in prehistoric life. Are there any colleges in the heartland with good paleontology programs? If not in the Midwest, where else? Thanks!
Asked By: Jakethesnake - 10/11/2009
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Many people who want to pursue a career in paleontology do not major in paleontology for their bachelors degree since there are just so few programs (Northern Arizona University was the only one I found). However, what most people do is major in geology and take as many other science courses as they can, particularly... More
Answered By: Aspasia - 10/11/2009
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At NAU you can get a B.S in Geology with emphasis in paleontology (that is what I'm working on right now). South Dakota school of mines is the only school in the U.S that has a paleontology degree. It is at the masters level.
Answered By: Zak - 2/22/2014
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