Sample Course Sequence for the Major in Geology

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 131/133 5
GEO 102 3
GEO 112 1
SBC
 3
 Total 16
 
SPRING Credits
First Year Seminar 102 1
WRT 102 3
CHE 132/134 4(5)
AMS 151 3
GEO 103 3
GEO 113 1
 Total 15(16)
 
SOPHOMORE

FALL Credits
AMS 161 3
PHY 131/PHY 133 4
 SBC 3
 SBC 3
 SBC  3
 Total 17
 
SPRING Credits
GEO 306/366 4
PHY 132/PHY 134 3(4)
SBC  3
SBC  3
SBC  3
 Total 16(17)
 
JUNIOR

FALL Credits
GEO 407/467 4
Upper-division science elective 3
SBC   3
SBC   3
SBC   3
 Total 16
 
SPRING Credits
GEO 309/369 4
GEO 403/463 4
Upper-division Science Elective 3
Upper-division Science Elective 3
 Total 14
 
SENIOR

FALL Credits
GEO 310  3
GEO 496 1
GEO 497 1
Upper-division Science Elective   3
Upper-division SBC  3
Upper-division SBC  3
Upper-division SBC  3
 Total 17
 
SPRING Credits
Upper-division Science Elective 3
Upper-division Science Elective  3
Upper-division Science Elective   3 
Upper-division SBC  3
SBC  3
 Total 15