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 Northwest Vista College Library
1st Floor, Redbud Learning Center (RLC)
3535 N. Ellison Dr.
San Antonio, TX 78251
Mon - Thur: 7:30am to 8:30pm
Fri: 7:30am to 4:00pm
Sat: 8:30am to 2:30pm

About the Discipline

Geology is the scientific study of the Earth. Geology courses at NVC explore what the Earth is made of and how it works as a planet, how the landscape forms, and how the Earth has changed throughout its history. Follow your passion in courses that look at the oceans, the atmosphere, the solar system and the universe that the Earth is a part of. See how Geology impacts every aspect of human life.

Academic Departments

Discipline Coordinator

Cindy Magruder
Program Coordinator
Phone: 210-486-4396
Office: LOH 306-P

Area Contacts

Erica Arcos
Administrative Secretary
Phone: 210-486-4067
Fax: 210-486-4039
Office: LOH-306

Richard Chamblin
Academic Chair
Phone: 210-486-4336
Office: LOH-306A