BS Geosciences

Geology Track

Dear Geosciences Major:

This map is a term-by-term sample course schedule. The milestones listed below each year are designed to keep you on course to graduate in four years. A sample schedule is provided as a general guideline to help you build a schedule each term. Your courses must be selected with your advisor to satisfy all core curriculum and state, lab science, and multicultural requirements. Refer to the Undergraduate Catalog for the most current curriculum.

Year 1

Fall Hrs.
ENGL 1101 3
MATH 1113 3
POLS 1101 3
GEOG 2010 3
HIST 2111 or 2112 3
Total hours 15
Spring Hrs.
ENGL 1102 3
MATH 2261 4
PHYS 1111K 4
GEOG 2011 3
Total hours 14

Milestones: ≥ 2.0 GPA.

Year 2

Fall Hrs.
ENGL 2111, 2112, or 2113 3
GEOG 1113K 4
CHEM 1211 and 1211L 4
Foreign language 3
PERS 2XXX 2
Total hours 16
Spring Hrs.
CHEM 1212 and 1212L 4
MATH 2620 4
GEOL 1121 3
Foreign language 3
Total hours 14

Milestones: ≥ 2.0 GPA.

Year 3

Fall Hrs.
GEOL 3101 3
GEOL 3102 3
GEOL 1122K 4
MATH 2262 4
PERS 2XXX 2
Total hours 16
Spring Hrs.
GEOG 3210 3
GEOL 4110 3
GEOG 3710 3
GEOG 4860 3
GEOG 1100 3
Total hours 15

Milestones: ≥ 2.0 GPA.

Year 4

Fall Hrs.
GEOG 4710 3
GEOG 4861 3
GEOL 3200 3
GEOL 3400 3
GEOG 1102 3
Total hours 15
Spring Hrs.
GEOL 3500 3
GEOG 3020 3
GEOL 3330 3
GEOL 3410 3
GEOG 4862 3
Total hours 15

Milestones: ≥ 2.0 GPA. Apply to graduate schools in accordance with your career plan; contact professors to write letters of reference. Apply for graduation at least one semester prior to the anticipated graduation date.