Earth & Environmental Sciences


Geological Sciences (BA)

Minimum Requirements

Required Courses

Geology Core Courses

Technical Electives

Three technical electives should be chosen to create what the student and faculty advisor(s) view as a coherent program. Any EES courses at the 200 level or higher are acceptable. One 100-level EES course may be acceptable if it was taken in the first year.

Two core classes or technical electives must be taken as writing courses (writing courses are indicated by a W).

At least two courses are required to fulfill the department's upper level writing requirement. A list of courses and a description of the requirement can be obtained from the EES office.

*Please note that PHY 121 provides more opportunities for students who wish to switch to the GEO-BS program during their studies. Please see requirements for the GEO-BS program tracks.