The Earth Science major requires a minimum of 120 total hours to graduate. This total includes Liberal Arts Core requirements (pages xxx-xxx) and the following specified major requirements, plus electives to complete the minimum of 120 hours. Liberal Arts Core courses included in major program requirements are distinguished by italics.
Electives in earth science: 100-level^ courses**.....18 hours
*870:010 must be taken for four semester hours of credit.
**100-level^ credits in earth science must include at least one course from each of astronomy, geology, and meteorology. In addition, at least 2 hours must be from either 870:137, 870:179, 870:180, 870:195, or another appropriate experiential learning course approved by the student's advisor and the department head.
^See page xxx for 4-digit numbers associated with these 100-level courses.