UNIVERSITY CATALOG: 2020-2021

Geology, B.S. Geology Option

All lower division GE completed. Lower division major requirements of General Chemistry I, Statistics, one semester of Calculus, and one semester of Physics completed as part of the AS-T in Environmental Science.

Transfer Year 1: First Semester

Course Units
100-level GEOL course with lab (if not completed prior to transfer) 3/1
GEOL 309/L (Fall only) 3/1
GEOL 314/L (Fall only) 3/1
GE Upper Division* 3
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 Electives, 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.