Oct 21, 2021  
OHIO University Undergraduate Catalog 2010-12 
    
OHIO University Undergraduate Catalog 2010-12 [Archived Catalog]

Geological Sciences Major (B.S.)


Major code BS3321

Universitywide Graduation Requirements


To complete this program, students must meet all Universitywide graduation requirements .

College-Level Requirements for the College of Arts and Sciences


View the A&S - College Level Requirements (A&S CLR) .

Program Requirements


Required courses for the B.S. degree in minimum preparation for a professional career in geological sciences or entry into graduate school include 74 hours of geology:

A. Requirements in Geological Sciences


Introductory course (5 credit hours)

Choice of:


And:


Additional 400-level classes (12 credit hours)


  • Three additional 400-level classes (or a senior thesis and two 400-level electives)

B. Extradepartmental Requirements


Students must take both Chemistry and Math (19–23 credit hours)


Students may take either of the Physics or Biology options below (10–15 credit hours)


Note:


Discuss the selection of an appropriate physics sequence with your advisor. PHYS 203 might be required for some graduate programs.