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Department of Environmental, Earth and Geospatial Sciences


The aim of the Department of Environmental, Earth and Geospatial Sciences (DEEGS) is to develop in students the analytical and methodological skills necessary to understand the earth's environment and man’s impact on the environment. It supports the educational needs of students seeking to develop skills in environmental disciplines, general and applied geography and other earth sciences. The DEEGS promotes the creation and application of new knowledge and prepares students for entry-level and mid-career level positions as well as the pursuit of advanced education. The department provides continuing programs of research training for undergraduate, graduate, and non-traditional students in the disciplines covered by the department. Consistent with the mission of the University, faculty, staff and students in the department engage in scholarly, creative and service activities which benefit the global community.

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North Carolina Central University
Department of Environmental, Earth and Geospatial Sciences
2202 Mary M. Townes Science Complex
(919) 530-5296 (office)
(919) 530-7990 (fax)

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