Along with specific requirements for any major, all students in the Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science degree programs must meet all general education and graduation requirements under a single catalog.

The Bachelor of Science option requires a total of 52 credits, including:

Major Requirements
GEOL 212The Dynamic Earth and Environment4
GEOL 232Environmental Geochemistry4
GEOL 321Earth History and Stratigraphy4
GEOL 336Process Geomorphology4
GEOL 343Fundamentals of Mineral Science2
GEOL 344Igneous and Metamorphic Petrology4
GEOL 345Sedimentary Geology2
GEOL 412Field Geology (or equivalent summer field experience)6
GEOL 443Structural Geology4
GEOL 494Senior Seminar for Geology Majors2
Select four elective credits in geology4
Studies In Regional Geology
Quantitative Methods for Environmental Analysis and Problem Solving
Introduction to Soil Science
Introduction to Geographic Information Systems
GIS Practicum
Topics in Earth Science (Climate Change, Petroleum Geology)
Physical Settings of the Bible
Supporting Courses
CHEM 231General Chemistry I4
MATH 235Calculus I4
or MATH 135 Calculus for Business & Social Sciences
PHYS 221General Physics I4
Total Credits52

PHYS 222 General Physics II and MATH 236 Calculus II are additional recommended supporting courses.