The vision of the School of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences is:
To lead in innovative research and educate the future leaders in earth and atmospheric sciences for the 21st century, within the context of a premier technological research university.
The mission of the School of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences is to realize the vision through building pillars of excellence in the following three areas:
- Breakthrough discoveries through research in earth and atmospheric sciences as well as in interdisciplinary research involving the earth system and the environment
- Vibrant learning experiences and environments that prepare students to pioneer the advancement of knowledge in earth and atmospheric sciences and become the future leaders of academia, government and industry
- Public engagement that applies our research to inform public policy, resource management, environmental sustainability, and economic development, both locally and internationally.
Here are some links that will give you some more reasons to consider Georgia Tech, and EAS, as your "top choice" for a quality education in Earth and Atmospheric Sciences.