2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
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2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived]

Geology Major

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(55 to 59 credits)

Degree Map

Learning Outcomes  

The Geology program allows students to explore a broad spectrum of geological topics or to  focus more narrowly while drawing on the related disciplines of chemistry, physics, and mathematics.  

Required Core Courses (18-20 credits):

Directed Electives (15 credits)

Students have the option of diversifying their electives to cover a broad spectrum of geologic topics, or they may tailor their electives to focus on such discipline-related topics as environmental geosciences, water resources, geochemistry, geoarchaeology, and physical geology. See advisor for a list of discipline related topics. Up to 3 credits of other related science courses may be completed in consultation with the major advisor.

Degree Map

ENVI 389L (0 credits) must be taken Summer of Junior Year.

Fall 1st Year

Spring 1st Year

Fall 2nd Year

Spring 2nd Year

  • 3 Credits (Critical Course)
  • Foundational Studies:  Literary Studies | Credits/Units 3
  • Major Elective | Credits/Units 3
  • Major Elective | Credits/Units 3
  • Elective | Credits/Units 3
  • 15 Credits

Fall 3rd Year

Spring 3rd Year

Fall 4th Year

Spring 4th Year

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