This is an unofficial description for this program. For official information check the Academic Catalog.

A minor is not required with this major.

Major Requirements (31 Credits)

Earth Science Core (27-28 credits)

In addition the following is required:

AST 278 Observational Astronomy - 4 credits


GSCI 290 Field Methods in Geology - 3 credits

and 3 to 4 credits of GSCI/AST electives at 300-level or above to reach 31 credits as approved by the faculty advisor.

Total Credit Hours: 120

Admissions Contact

Undergraduate Recruitment & Admissions

Academic Contact

Jeffrey D Thomas
Professor of Science Education and Earth and Space Sciences
Geological Sciences
Program Coordinator
STEM Education for Certified Teachers | MS
Nicolaus Copernicus Hall

Academic Department