Geoscience Curriculum Guide

An example: Four year plan for Geoscience Major
120 credits necessary to graduate. Assumes an 18-credit interdisciplinary minor.  Participation in field courses, the Geology Club, internships, and/or independent studies are highly recommended.
Plan is a representation and categories of classes can be switched. Check with your advisor.

Freshman
FallCreditsSpringCredits
GEOSCI 2024GEOSCI 2033
ENG COMP 1003GEOSCI 2041
MATH 104 or 2024MATH 202 or 2604
First Year Seminar3ENG COMP 105 or COMM 1333
General Ed3ENV SCI 4211
 General Ed3
 17 15
Sophomore
FallCreditsSpringCredits
CHEM 2114CHEM 2124
CHEM 2131CHEM 2141
ENV SCI 3303General Ed3
MATH 202 or 2604Elective3
General Ed3Elective3
 ENV SCI 4211
 15 15
Junior
FallCreditsSpringCredits
GEOSCI 3404GEOSCI/ENV SCI Upper Level Elective3
ENV SCI 3204GEOSCI/ENV SCI Upper Level Elective3
PHYSICS 2015Elective3
General Ed3Elective3
 Elective3
 ENV SCI 4211
 16 16
Senior
FallCreditsSpringCredits
GEOSCI/ENV SCI Upper Level Elective3GEOSCI 4323
Elective3GEOSCI/ENV SCI Upper Level Elective3
Elective3Elective3
Elective3Elective3
General Ed3 
 15 12
Total Credits: 121

*Students are encouraged to take science and math courses early in their career, so that they are better prepared for opportunities such as scientific research or internships as sophomores, juniors, & seniors.