Geology B.S.

All students must meet the University Requirements.

All students must meet the College Requirements.

Major Requirements

GEOL 001Earth System Science4
or GEOL 005 Mt - Lake:Geol Lake Chmpln Bsn
or GEOL 055 Environmental Geology
GEOL 062Earth Env & Life Through Time4
GEOL 101Field Geology4
GEOL 110SU: Earth Materials4
Can petition to meet requirements with at least 5 of the following 6 courses listed below due to alternate year offerings:
Environmental Geochemistry
Stratigraphy & Sedimentology
Structural Geology
Choose one of the following:3
Advanced Field Geology
Undergraduate Research
Or field camp
GEOL 291
GEOL 292
Seminar in Geology
and Senior Seminar
Two additional courses in geology or approved science, mathematics, engineering or statistics courses (at least three credits each) at level 100 or higher selected in consultation with a geology advisor6
Choose one of the following sequences:6-8
Fundamentals of Calculus I
and Fundamentals of Calculus II
Calculus I
and Calculus II
Choose one of the following sequences:8
General Chemistry 1
and General Chemistry 2
General Chemistry for Majors 1
and General Chemistry for Majors 2
Choose one of the following sequences:8-10
Elementary Physics
Fundamentals of Physics I
and Fundamentals of Physics II
Choose either:
STAT 141Basic Statistical Methods3
or STAT 211 Statistical Methods I