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MCC is the only college in western NY to offer an A.S. in Geology: the scientific study of the Earth!


  • Travel to study volcanoes, canyons, glaciers, and more!
  • Develop alternative and traditional energy resources 
  • Investigate locations to predict and prevent natural disasters
  • Remediate and monitor contaminated water, soil, and air
  • Evaluate potential sites for buildings, roads, and bridges
  • Explore and mine resources for electronics, construction, etc.
  • Research global climate change and its impacts
  • Educate in schools, universities, and museums

Location & Contacts

Brighton Campus
Building 8, Room 210
M - F  8:45am - 4:45pm
(585) 292-2003