Sample Course Sequence for the Major in Earth and Space Sciences

A course planning guide for this major may be found hereThe major course planning guides are not part of the official Undergraduate Bulletin, and are only updated periodically for use as an advising tool. The Undergraduate Bulletin supersedes any errors or omissions in the major course planning guides.  

FRESHMAN

FALL Credits
First Year Seminar 101 1
WRT 101 3
CHE 131 4
GEO 102 3
GEO 112 1
SBC 3
 Total 15
 
SPRING Credits
First Year Seminar 102 1
WRT 102 3
CHE 132 4
MAT 131 4
GEO 103
3
GEO 113 1
 Total 16
 
SOPHOMORE

FALL Credits
MAT 132 4
PHY 121 or PHY 131/PHY 133 4
SBC 3
SBC 3
   
 Total 14
 
SPRING Credits
PHY 122 or PHY 132/PHY 134 4
GEO/AST/ATM Elective  3
SBC 3
SBC  3
Upper-division SBC  3
 Total 16
 
JUNIOR

FALL Credits
ATM 205 3
Upper-division Concentration elective  3
AST 101 3
AST 112 1
BIO 201  3
Upper-division SBC  3
 Total 16
 
SPRING Credits
Upper-division Concentration elective 3
GEO/AST/ATM Elective
BIO 204 2
SBC 3
Upper-division SBC 3
 Upper-division SBC  
 Total 15
 
SENIOR

FALL Credits
Upper-division Concentration elective  3
Upper-division GEO, AST, or ATM elective   3 
GEO 458 0
SBC  3
Upper-division SBC  3
Upper-division SBC  3
 Total 15
 
SPRING Credits
Upper-division Concentration elective 3
GEO/AST/ATM Elective  3
GEO 459 0
Upper-division elective   3 
Upper-division SBC  3
Upper-division SBC  3
 Total 18