Mar 23, 2019
Mark Abolins, program coordinator
This Geology career pattern is designed for students who plan to become professional geologists or who wish to pursue graduate study in geology.
General Education (41 hours)
General Education requirements (shown in curricular listings below) include courses in Communication, History, Humanities and/or Fine Arts, Mathematics, Natural Sciences, and Social/Behavioral Sciences.
The following General Education courses are required for this major:
- MATH 1910 (Math)
- CHEM 1110/1111 (Nat Sci)
- PHYS 2010/2011 or PHYS 2110/2111 (Nat Sci)
Major Requirements (53 hours)
Geology concentration requires grade of B- or above in GEOL 1030/1031 and/or GEOG 1040/1041.
Total hours in program: 120
Curriculum: Geoscience, Geology Concentration (Geology)
Curricular listings include General Education requirements in Communication, History, Humanities and/or Fine Arts, Mathematics, Natural Sciences, and Social/Behavioral Sciences categories.
Following is a suggested pattern of study for the first two years; however, consultation with the assigned advisor is necessary before registration.
- MATH/SCI electives 6-7 credit hours
- Geoscience electives 6 credit hours
- GEOL required courses 10 credit hours
- GEOL Field Camp 4 credit hours (GEOL 3401 may not be used for this requirement)