Ask-a-Geologist Q&A Video #17: Can I Be a Geologist and How Do I Make My Dream Come True?

This week I am answering a question that I received from two readers, Alliondra and Alexandria. Their questions were so similar that I thought I would answer them together. They want to know:

Can I be a geologist some day and how can I make my dreams of becoming a geologist easier? In this video, I’ll tell you a little secret about how I came to be a geology major in college along with some tips on things you can do to prepare for college and your career.

Ask-a-Geologist #13: Do I need a geology degree to be a jewelry designer?

Hi everyone, my name is Tracy Barnhart and I am the professional geologist here at Mini Me Geology and I am back with another awesome question for you about geology careers.

Ask-a-Geologist Question & Answer #3: Is it hard to be a geologist?

Once again we have another fabulous question from one of our website readers. Today’s question is about what it is like to be a geologist.

Ask-a-Geology Question & Answer #1: How Much Chemistry is in Geology?

Every week we get great questions from our friends about the science and study of geology. In this new series I’m going to answer your questions so keep them coming in! This question is from Alexandra, she writes: How much chemistry is involved in geology? I’m not that great at chemistry but I’m very interested in geology.

Find Your Career Path – Cool Jobs in Geology

Geology is a fascinating study of the Earth. One of the most appealing aspects of the field is the many different types of careers that you can have with a degree in geology. We receive many questions through our Ask-a-Geologist feature about how you can become a geologist. Many people want to know if being a geologist is fun, what types of classes you need to earn a degree, what type of degree you need and what types of jobs are available once you get out of school.

Ask-a-Geologist Question: What does a Geologist Use?

Question: At school we have to choose a career and give a presentation. What kind of props would I need to show them about geology?

How many years of college do you have to attend to become a geologist?

Our latest Ask-a-Geologist question answered! How many years do you have to attend school to become a geologist?

What does a Geologist need to know?

Every week I get great questions at our Ask-a-Geologist page asking about different aspects of geology.  This question, “What does a Geologist need to know?” was one of the more interesting questions lately.  The answer really depends on what type of geology you want to work with for your career.  Here are just a few […]