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EMS graduate programs among nation’s best in recent U.S. News rankings


UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — In the most recent U.S. News & World Report rankings of graduate schools, Penn State’s College of Earth and Mineral Sciences (EMS) has highly ranked programs in the both the engineering and sciences categories.

In its “Best Graduate Schools 2019” edition released March 20, U.S. News ranked EMS at No. 5 in the Best Graduate Earth Sciences Programs category. The college’s specialty programs in the earth sciences also were ranked in the top 10 in their respective categories: Geology earned the No. 1 ranking, environmental sciences received the No. 3 spot, and geochemistry netted the No. 4 ranking.  More 

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