Completion of a B.S. in geology requires the following:
As identified in the General Academic Regulations section of the Grand Valley State University Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog.
37-42 semester hours of geology courses with a minimum overall GPA of C (2.0):
An approved summer field camp in geology (taught by another college or university) Credits: 5-8
GEO electives - Two courses at the 300 or 400-level (geology Issues courses cannot count toward the geology major) Credits: 6-8
11 semester credit hours of general education B.S. degree cognate courses with a minimum overall GPA of 2.0.
32-35 semester hours of cognate science courses in chemistry, physics, and mathematics, statistics, and computer science as outlined as follows:
(one of the following pairs)
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