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Geology Major Requirements

Study within the major field:

GEOL 115 or 120 or 150 or 182

4 s.h.

GEOL 220 Earth History & the Fossil Record

4 s.h.

GEOL 242 Mineralogy

4 s.h.

GEOL 275 Geologic Data and Analysis

4 s.h.

GEOL 282 Introduction to Hydrogeology

4 s.h.

GEOL 314 Igneous & Metamorphic Petrology

4 s.h.

GEOL 321 Paleontology

4 s.h.

GEOL 330 Structural Geology

4 s.h.

GEOL 360 Sedimentary Geology

4 s.h.

GEOL 370 Geomorphology

4 s.h.

Select one of the following:


GEOL 227 or any 300 level GEOL course

3 s.h.

Capstone Experience

4-6 s.h.

ESCI 398 (6s.h.) or ESCI 398 (3s.h.) and GEOL 343 (3s.h.) or GEOL 343 (6s.h.) or Approved Field Camp (4s.h.)



Total 47 s.h.

Courses in related areas:

CHEM 111, 112

8 s.h.

MATH 173, 174

8 s.h.

PHYS 103-104 or PHYS 203-204

8 s.h.


Total 24 s.h.

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