Jul 01, 2022  

Geosciences - Geochemistry Concentration, BS

Ken Johnson, PhD, Coordinator
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The Bachelor of Science in Geosciences with Concentration in Geochemistry provides both a broad-based curriculum in the liberal arts and the natural sciences. In addition to a broad foundation in the geosciences, this degree includes a set of courses with a geochemistry focus. This degree is designed to meet the needs of those interested in graduate studies in geochemistry or in many earth science-related industries that require knowledge of geochemistry.

Degree Requirements

General Education Requirements

Common Core Requirements

See the Common Core Requirements  section of the catalog for Undergraduate Academic Programs.

Integrated Requirements in Communication and Ethics

Students pursuing degrees in the Natural Sciences must complete two courses in written communication and one course in ethics. Generally these required courses are integrated into each degree. A list of these required courses is found here .

Major Requirements


* Field Geology may be coordinated with other universities by departmental approval

Free Electives

Electives must be taken to complete the minimum 120 hours required for the degree.

Total: (120 hours)