UNIVERSITY CATALOG: 2020-2021

Geology, B.S. Geology Option

All lower division GE completed. Lower division major requirements of any 100-level GEOL course and any 100-level GEOL lab, General Chemistry I (CHEM 101/L), and Calculus I and Calculus II (MATH 150A and MATH 150B) 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 (meets GE B5 Scientific Inquiry and Quantitative Reasoning) (Fall only) 3/1
GE Upper Division from Section C or Section F 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 (Spring only) 3/1
GEOL 313 (Spring only) 2
GE Upper Division from Section D or Section F 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 or GEOL 324 or GEOL 327 or GEOL 344)*
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 Elective, with labs if applicable
(NOT GEOL 300 or GEOL 301 or GEOL 324 or GEOL 327 or GEOL 344)*
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

*Four additional upper division GEOL courses, including required labs if applicable, minimum 12 units. GEOG 365/L may be used as one of these four upper division elective courses.

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