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Geophysics Track

Geophysics Track

Here is a printable list of degree track requirements. Core requirements are the same as for the geology option, except: (1) Calculus I,II,III (MATH 251, 252, 253) is required; (2) Foundations of Physics I (PHYS 251, 252, 253) is required; and (3) GEOL 311 may be substituted for GEOL 331 and 332.

Core 60-65 credits
Additional Requirements 28 credits
Mechanical Earth (GEOL 455) 4
Introduction to Differential Equations (MATH 256), Several-Variable Calculus (MATH 281, 282) 12
Foundations of Physics II (PHYS 351, 352, 353) or Mechanics, Electricity, and Magnetism (PHYS 411, 412, 413) 12
Electives 16 credits

Geological Sciences Geology courses numbered 350, 351, 352, 353, 363, 401, 403, 410, and higher. Up to 3 credits of Seminar on Current Topics in Geology (GEOL 407) may be included (P/NP).

Chemistry Physical Chemistry (CHEM 411)

Mathematics No more than 8 credits from: Elementary Linear Algebra (MATH 341, 342), and Differential Equations and Fourier Analysis I,II (MATH 420, 421)