2016-2017 Catalog

Geology Emphasis AS Degree

The Geology program is designed to help facilitate the student interested in acquiring the basics of Geology and the Scientific Method with lecture, labs, and field courses in order to successfully transfer to a four year institution, while completing general education requirements within four semesters.

Degree Requirements

Freshman Year - Fall Semester

ANTH 1200INTRODUCTION TO CULTURAL ANTHROPOLOGY

3

ENGL 1010ENGLISH COMPOSITION I

3

CHEM 1020GENERAL CHEMISTRY I

4

GEOL 1100PHYSICAL GEOLOGY

4

US GOVERNMENT

3

Total Credit Hours:17

Freshman Year - Spring Semester

ENGL 1020ENGLISH COMPOSITION II

3

OR

ENGL 2005TECHNICAL WRITING

3

CHEM 1030GENERAL CHEMISTRY II

4

COSC 1200COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS

3

GEOL 2020INTRODUCTION TO PETROLOGY

2

HUMANITIES/APPLIED ARTS

3

Total Credit Hours:15

Sophomore Year - Fall Semester

ANTH 2210NORTH AMERICAN INDIANS

3

GEOL 2010MINERALOGY

3

MATH 2200CALCULUS I

4

APPROVED GEOLOGY ELECTIVE

4

HEALTH & HUMAN ACTIVITY

2

Total Credit Hours:16

Sophomore - Spring Semester

GEOL 1026GEOLOGY OF SOUTHWEST WYOMING

2

GEOL 2050PRINCIPLES OF PALEONTOLOGY

3

G&R 1000INTRODUCTION TO GEOGRAPHY

3

MATH 2205CALCULUS II

4

APPROVED GEOLOGY ELECTIVE

4

ASSESSMENT REQUIREMENT

0

Total Credit Hours:16

Total Credit Hours: 64