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OHIO University Undergraduate Catalog 2010-12 
OHIO University Undergraduate Catalog 2010-12 [Archived Catalog]

Geological Sciences Major (B.A.)

Major code BA3321

Universitywide Graduation Requirements

To complete this program, students must meet all Universitywide graduation requirements .

College-Level Requirements for the College of Arts and Sciences

View the A&S - College Level Requirements (A&S CLR) .

Program Requirements

Requirements for the B.A. degree are designed for students interested in applying a general understanding of the geological sciences to such fields as education, library science, technical writing, or other areas where a general knowledge of earth science is desired. They include 52 hours of geology.

A. Requirements in Geological Sciences

Introductory course (5 credit hours)

Choice of:


Students may take either of the following two options for this part of the core course requirement.

(9 credit hours)

Capstone Course (4 credit hours)

400-level courses (8 credit hours)

  • at least two additional courses at the 400 level

B. Extradepartmental Requirements (18 credit hours)


Consult the departmental undergraduate advisor regarding appropriate minors to be combined with the B.A. degree.