Dec 06, 2023  
Undergraduate Catalog 2015-16 
Undergraduate Catalog 2015-16 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Geochemistry Major (68 hours)(Chemistry)

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The Geosciences and Chemistry Departments offer a program of study leading to a major in geochemistry. Students choosing this major will not be required to complete an additional minor. The geochemistry major is designed to meet the needs of students preparing for a professional career in geochemistry or environmental chemistry. Students contemplating a geochemistry major should contact the Geosciences Department as early as possible for advising.

Geosciences Core (19 hours)

Math Core (8 hours)

Select either:

Select either:

Geosciences Electives (Choose at least 9 hours)

  • An approved field course (up to 3 hours total)

Math and General Science Electives (Choose at least 11 hours)

(hours cannot all be in the same department)


Either CHEM 3700/3710 or CHEM 3750-3780 will count toward the major; an outside geology field camp is strongly recommended.

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