Graduate School Track

In addition to the core geology requirements, students wishing to follow the graduate school track must also take:

GEOL 1180Introduction to Historical Geology

4 credits

GEOL 2760Igneous and Metamorphic Petrology

3 credits

GEOL 2764Igneous and Metamorphic Petrology Laboratory

1 credit

GEOL 3300Structural Geology

3 credits

GEOL 3310Structural Geology Field Methods

1 credit

GEOL 4260/GEOL 8266Process Geomorphology

3 credits

In addition, one of the following geology courses must be completed:

GEOL 3100/BIOL 3100Invertebrate Paleontology

3 credits

With Lab

GEOL 3104Invertebrate Paleontology Laboratory

1 credit

GEOL 4040/GEOG 4040/GEOG 8046Geoarchaeology

3 credits

GEOL 4400Geophysics

3 credits

GEOL 4540Geochemistry

3 credits

 

Required cognate courses are:

CHEM 1180General Chemistry I

3 credits

CHEM 1184General Chemistry I Laboratory

1 credit

CHEM 1190General Chemistry II

3 credits

CHEM 1194General Chemistry II Laboratory

1 credit

MATH 1950Calculus I

5 credits

MATH 1960Calculus II

5 credits

PHYS 2110General Physics 1 - Calculus Level

4 credits

PHYS 1154General Physics Laboratory I

1 credit

PHYS 2120General Physics - Calculus Level

4 credits

PHYS 1164General Physics Laboratory II

1 credit

One of the following courses must also be selected:

STAT 3000/STAT 8005Statistical Methods I

3 credits

GEOG 4050/GEOG 8056Geographic Information Systems I

4 credits

GEOG 4630/GEOG 8636Environmental Remote Sensing

4 credits

or other approved course