Undergraduate Degree Programs

The Department of Earth System Science is home to two majors and two minors.

Please use the links below to explore these academic programs.

In addition to course work, we encourage all of our students to engage in undergraduate research and field work and participate in the UCI Education Abroad Program.

Many of our students choose to minor in Global Sustainability. Click here to learn more about sustainability opportunites for UCI students.

Click here to see the top 10 reasons to choose ESS at UCI.

Click here to learn how to apply to the Undergraduate Degree Programs.


Morgan Sibley
Student Affairs Manager
(949)824 -1604
Dr. Julie Ferguson
Vice Chair, Undergraduate Studies
(949)824 - 9411