2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog


Applied Geoscience, BS

Requirements

The program of study requires a minimum of 36 hours, on a 126-hour degree, consisting of:

Required Geology/Environmental Science courses: 36 hours

ENSC 10143Contemporary Environmental Issues

3

GEOL 10113Understanding the Earth

3

ENSC 30363Introduction to Geospatial Technology

3

GEOL 50523Introduction to Geographic Information Systems

3

GEOL 30443Earth Materials

3

GEOL 30413Evolution of Plate Boundaries

3

OR

GEOL 30423Structural Geology

3

ENSC 50703Environmental Compliance

3

Choose 1 (3hrs) from ENV LEADERSHIP GROUP:

ENSC 50793Environmental Sustainability

3

ENSC 40193Environmental Stewardship Seminar

3

Choose 1 (3hrs) from GEOLOGY GROUP:

GEOL 30573Stratigraphy

3

GEOL 40313Invertebrate Paleontology

3

GEOL 30243Sedimentology

3

GEOL 40970Special Problems

1.00-3.00

Choose 1 (3hrs) from LAND SURFACE GROUP:

GEOL 40493Geomorphology

3

GEOL 40393Soils in the Environment

3

Choose 1 (3hrs) from WATER GROUP:

ENSC 50723Water and Wastewater Technology

3

GEOL 50493Physical Hydrology

3

ENSC 50763Groundwater Hydrology

3

ENSC 50403Rivers in the Landscape

3

Choose 1 (3hrs) from FIELD RESEARCH GROUP:

ENSC 30403Field Methods

3

GEOL 50713Environmental Geology

3

ENSC 50613Chemical Analysis of Environmental Systems

3

ENSC 30453Wildlife Research Project

3

Associated Requirements: 28-29 hours (required and elective)

BIOL 10003Contemporary Issues in Biology

3

OR

BIOL 30613Natural History

3

CHEM 10113General Chemistry I

3

MATH 10043Elementary Statistics

3

MATH 10524Calculus I

4

OR

MATH 10283Applied Calculus

3

PHYS 10154General Physics I with Laboratory

4

12 additional hours of:

Science, engineering, math or computer science electives selected with regard to the interest of the student as approved by the adviser.