Texas A&M University-Kingsville

Degree Plan for Bachelor of Science - Geology (Concentration in Geosciences)

Freshman Year

ENGL 1301

3

ENGL 1302

3

GEOL 1303/1103

4

CHEM 1311/1111

4

MATH 2413

4

GEOL 1302/1102

4

UNIV 1101

1

GEOL 1304/1104

4

^Visual/performing arts

3

UNIV 1102

1

15

16

Sophomore Year

HIST 1301

3

GEOG 1301/1101

4

*PHYS 1301/1101

4

HIST 1302

3

POLS 2301

3

POLS 2302

3

^Literature/philosophy

3

^Global learning

3

^Social/behavioral

3

^Oral communication

3

16

16

Junior Year

GEOG 3421

4

GEOG 3305

3

GEOL 3450

4

GEOL 3431

4

+Minor

3

GEOL 3445

4

+Minor

3

+Minor

3

14

14

Senior Year

GEOG 4429

4

GEOG 4435

4

GEOG or GEOL, adv.

4

GEOL 4405

4

+Minor

3

GEOL 4425

4

+Minor, adv.

3

+Minor, adv.

3

14

15

Total Hours: 120

*Or PHYS 2325/2125. Required for a physics minor; recommended for those interested in geophysics.

+Or any other mathematics, natural science, engineering or computer science course, provided a recognized minor is completed. Courses in other supporting areas may also be substituted with departmental approval. Non-advanced courses may be substituted for those marked “adv.” provided the student will otherwise complete 45 advanced hours including those required in a minor.

^ For courses listed under Core Curriculum “Components” see “General Requirements for Graduation with a Baccalaureate Degree”

This page was last updated on: September 17, 2013