Geology - B.S. (Marine Geology)

The marine geology program offers a curriculum based on courses in liberal arts and sciences and culminates in upper-division geology courses with an emphasis in marine geology.

Geology courses explore a range of Earth science topics that collectively inform effective management and sustainable utilization of natural resources, notably offshore resources. Courses discuss:

The B.S. program of study consists of 67 credit hours of non-geology courses and 57 credit hours of geology and marine geology courses for a total of 124 credits.

The purpose of the baccalaureate program is to prepare the graduate for professional positions in offshore environmental and energy job sectors.

The program further provides the foundation for graduate study in geology or other marine-based science, as well as advanced-level careers.

Graduates are qualified for careers at all levels of government and in private industry. Recent graduates are employed to:

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