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
Geomorphology
Stratigraphy & Sedimentology
Petrology
Tectonics
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
2
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