Physical Science

Geosciences

Geology Composite - Professional Emphasis - Bachelor of Science

General Education Core

Core Course Requirements (must take MATH 1210**) 18
Knowledge Areas Requirements 19

University Requirements

BS Degree - Math or Science minimum requirement (12 hours)

Geology Requirements (79 hours)

GEO 1110 Physical Geology 3
GEO 1115 Physical Geology Lab 1
GEO 1220 Historical Geology 3
GEO 1225 Historical Geology Lab 1
GEO 3010 Environmental Geology 3
GEO 3015 Environmental Geology Lab 1
GEO 3110 Paleontology* 3
GEO 3115 Paleontology Lab* 1
GEO 3210 Mineralogy 3
GEO 3215 Mineralogy Lab 1
GEO 3330 Ign-Met Petrology* 3
GEO 3335 Ign-Met Petrology Lab* 1
GEO 3410 Sedimentology/Stratigraphy* 3
GEO 3415 Sedimentology/Stratigraphy Lab* 1
GEO 3510 Structural Geology* 3
GEO 3515 Structural Geology Lab* 1
GEO 4000 Selected Field Trips 2
GEO 4120 Geological Field Methods 3
GEO 4800 Senior Project 3
GEO 4960 Field Geology 6
GEO 4990 Seminar in Geology 1
CHEM 1210 Principles of Chemistry I 4
CHEM 1215 Principles of Chemistry I Lab 1
CHEM 1220 Principles of Chemistry II 1
CHEM 1225 Principles of Chemistry II Lab 1
GEOG 3550 Principles of GIS 3
GEOG 3555 Principles of GIS Lab 2
GEOG 4150 Advanced GIS Methods Lab 3
OR
GEO 4070 Applied Geochemistry* 3
MATH 1220 Calculus II** 4
PHYS 2210 Physics for Scientists and Engineers I 4
PHYS 2215 Physics for Scientists and Engineers I Lab 1
PHYS 2220 Physics for Scientists and Engineers II 4
PHYS 2225 Physics for Scientists and Engineers II Lab 1
Free Electives 4
Total Credits, B.S. degree 120

* Courses are taught every other year. Consult advisor.

**If you are not prepared for this math course, please see your adviser for alternate recommendations.