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Mewbourne College Of Earth And Energy

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College of Earth
and Energy?

We are earth and energy. The Mewbourne College of Earth and Energy improves people’s lives through research, education and service by studying Earth’s past and present, developing new energy tools and resources, and creating geoscientists and engineers who work across disciplines to address some of society’s most critical challenges. 


The Mewbourne College of Earth and Energy educates scientists and engineers and creates knowledge of Earth’s past and present to navigate a future that meets societal needs for both energy and a livable environment.


The University of Oklahoma is ranked #5 for Best Graduate Schools in Petroleum Engineering by U.S. New and World Report (2023).1

Collaborate With Renowned Faculty

Students are offered opportunities to conduct original research and work closely with renowned faculty and industry leaders to gain experience and visibility through publication and conference presentations.

A History of Excellence

As one of the first petroleum engineering programs in existence, The Mewbourne School of Petroleum and Geological Engineering has garnered attention and renown for the innovative programming it offers, leading research it produces, and the quality of its graduates upon entering the field.

The Mewbourne
Mewbourne College understands that research, creative endeavor and education are inextricably intertwined. Basic and applied research enhances our capabilities as a college, contributes to science, and prepares our students to keep shaping, changing and bettering the world.

A Message from the Dean

The College of Earth and Energy prepares students to become leaders
The advancement and dissemination of knowledge relevant to Earth and energy systems have never been more important.
— Dr. Dean John Antoni,
Dean for the Mewbourne College of Earth and Energy

1 “U.S. News and World Report: Best Petroleum Engineering Programs,” 2023,

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