UNIVERSITY CATALOG: 2020-2021

Geology, B.S. (2019-2020 Archive)

All lower division GE completed. Lower division major requirements of Physical Geology/Lab, Historical Geology/Lab, General Chemistry I and II, one year of Calculus completed as part of the AS-T in Geology.

Transfer Year 1: First Semester

Course Units
GEOL 309/L (Fall only) 3/1
GEOL 314/L (Fall only) 3/1
GE Upper Division* 3
PHYS 220A and PHYS 220AL or PHYS 225 and PHYS 220AL (if not completed prior to transfer) 3/1
Total 15

Transfer Year 1: Second Semester

Course Units
GEOL 303 (Spring only) 2
GEOL 306/L * (satisfies GE B5) (Spring only) 3/1
GEOL 313 (Spring only) 2
GE Upper Division* 3
Total 11

Transfer Year 2: First Semester

Course Units
GEOL 307/L (Fall only) 3/1
GEOL 490 (Fall only) 3
Upper Division GEOL Elective, with labs if applicable (not GEOL 300 or GEOL 301)** 6-8
Total 13-15

Transfer Year 2: Second Semester

Course Units
GEOL 310/L (Spring only) 3/1
GEOL 341/L (Spring only) 3/1
Upper Division GEOL Electives, with labs if applicable (not GEOL 300 or GEOL 301)** 6-8
Electives 1-3***
Total 15-17

Transfer Year 2: Summer Session

Course Units
GEOL 430A 2
GEOL 430B 2
Total 4
Total units after transfer 60

* Total of 9 units Upper Division General Education must include 3 units from GE B5 Scientific Inquiry and Quantitative Reasoning (GEOL 306 satisfies GE B5), and 6 units from GE Upper Division Section C1 Arts, or GE Upper Division Section C2 Humanities, or GE Upper Division Section D Social Sciences, or GE Upper Division Section F Comparative Cultural Studies. (No more than 3 units from GE Upper Division C and no more than 3 units from GE Upper Division D.) If needed, select UDGE courses that also satisfy: IC: Information Competence, and/or: GE Upper Division Section D2 American History Institutions and Ideals, OR GE Upper Division Section D3 and D4 Constitution of the United States and State and Local Government.

**Four additional upper division GEOL courses, including required labs if applicable, minimum 12 units.

***Electives, if needed to total minimum 120 units for the bachelor’s degree.