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Tennessee GEOPATHS

Your path to a career in the geosciences

Thinking about a career in geology or physical geography? Explore the options by participating in the University of Tennessee’s GEOPATHS program. Opportunities include:

  • Field experiences including trips to the Great Smoky Mountains Institute at Tremont
  • Research internships and other opportunities
  • Faculty career mentoring
  • Campus and laboratory tours

Tennessee GEOPATHS is an NSF funded program designed to help students from community colleges and UT considering transferring to four-year geology and physical geography programs at UT. From predicting climate to managing resources, from environmental stewardship to planetary exploration, from teaching to research, careers in the geosciences have a lot to offer!”


The flagship campus of the University of Tennessee System and partner in the Tennessee Transfer Pathway.