Energy Geoscience Careers

Graduates of the Professional Master's Program at Rice University are employed currently by a wide variety of energy companies, petroleum exploration and production industry, environmental and petroleum service companies.

Internship providers, Employers and Program Supporters include:

Anadarko, Apache, Baker Hughes, BHP Billiton, BP, CGG Veritas, Chevron, ConocoPhillips, DownUnder Geosolutions, ExxonMobil, Fairfield,

Halliburton Landmark, HESS, Hart Energy, Hilcorp, ION Geophysical, INEXS, In-Depth Geo, Kerogen Explorations, Shell, Schlumberger, Hillcorp, Inc.,

Marathon Oil, MicroSeismic, Inc., Oasis Petroleum, Occidental Petroleum, Paradigm, PGS, Repsol, Selmann & Associates, Shell, Schlumberger, Southwestern Energy,

Statoil, Roxanna Oil, Southwestern Energy, Task Geosciences, Total E&P, Turkish Petroleum Co., Weatherford, TCEQ, ...

Industry Advisory Board members represent companies such as:

Chevron, Shell, Total, Baker Hughes, Oceaneering, ConocoPhillips, and others

Each students will be assigned a Board Member as a mentor throughout their studies at Rice.

Careers our graduates have pursued:

  • Petroleum Geologist
  • Geological Consultant
  • Petrophysical Analyst
  • Financial Advisor
  • Project Manager
  • Geophysicist/Geologist
  • Data Scientist
  • Data Manager
  • ...and others

For links to geology related professional societies and associations, please visit the web tab Geo Info or click here!

Make sure to become a member of a few professional association and review them for internship and job opportunities!

For information on CAREERS IN GEOSCIENCES please visit this career guide to help people find their way to a sustainable career for them and our planet