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Geology and Technical Electives

Geology Electives: 12 Hours required.  Geology electives may be selected from the following groups of courses with NO MORE THAN 4 hours coming from group B.

GEOL Group A Electives:
GEOL 4210 Economic Geology
GEOL 4260 Geochemistry
GEOL 5060 Invertebrate Paleontology
GEOL 5100 Hydrogeology
GEOL 5300 Basin Analysis
GEOL 5600 Applied Geophysics
GEOG 5220 Geomorphology
GEOL Group B Electives:
GEOL 3060 Lunar and Planetary Geology
GEOL 4930 Actualistic Paleontology
GEOL 4930 Ichnology
GEOL 4930 Carbonate Depositional Systems
GEOL 4930 Unspecified Directed Study (no more than 2 hours)
GEOL 4980 Unspecified Research Methods (no more than 2 hours)

Technical Electives:  The following courses are approved.  Students must meet with their Geology advisor and have technical electives approved in advance.  An approval form must be on file in the Dean's office in order to be cleared for graduation.  **Other courses may be permitted with prior approval of the Geology advisor.

AERO 3040, 5320
AGRN 3040, 3100, 5000, 5080, 5150, 5300
ANTH any 2000+ Course
BIOL 2015, 2415, 2420, 2425, 3030, 3060, 3075, 3200, 4010, 4020
CIVL 2010, 3120, 3210, 3310, 4210, 4310, 5330, 5340
CHEM 2070, 3050, 3200, any 3000-5000 Course
COMP 2200, 2210, any 2000-5000 Course
GEOG any 3000-5000 Course
MATH any 2000-5000 Course
MECH any 3000-5000 Course
PHYS any 2000-5000 Course
STAT any 2000-5000 Course


Last Updated: 07/12/2016