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All Majors and Degrees

The Department offers three degree tracks, the Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree, the Bachelor of Arts (A.B.) degree, and the Geology Minor. The best strategy for planning your Geology Degree is to set up an appointment with a departmental advisor as soon as possible.

Undergraduate Geology (Quentin Spencer)

Geology - A.B.

The Bachelor of Arts (A.B.) program is designed for students who desire a more flexible program of study than is provided by the B.S. degree. It may be used by those seeking a more liberal education or a background in geology for use in other fields. It is also a popular choice for students… Read More

Holland and students on a trip

Geology - B.S.

The Bachelor of Science (B.S.) program involves a broad curriculum that prepares students for employment immediately after graduation or for more advanced graduate study in the geosciences. For those students that pursue advanced degrees in geoscience, the undergraduate major prepares them for a… Read More

Dr. Pistone - Natural Reserve of Chimborazo (Ecuador)

Minor in Geology

REQUIRED COURSES (8 HOURS)  PHYSICAL GEOLOGY (4) Physical Geology: GEOL 1250-1250L or Earth Processes and Environments GEOL 1121 and 1121L or Earth Processes and Environments (Honors) GEOL 1121H and 1121L or  Physical Geology (Honors): GEOL 2350H HISTORICAL GEOLOGY (4)… Read More


Last Names Beginning with A-I:

Dr Hawman

Dr. Rob Hawman
Professor and Undergraduate Advisor
Room B6, Geography-Geology Building
Phone: 706-542-2398


Last Names Beginning with J-Z:

Dr Crowe

Dr. Doug Crowe
Professor and Undergraduate Advisor
Room 301D Geography-Geology Building
Phone: 706-542-2382


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