Sep 18, 2020  
2018-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
2018-2020 Undergraduate Catalog

Environmental Geoscience (BA) - Optional Pre Master of Education

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Geography, Geology and the Environment

 The environmental geoscience (BA) focuses on providing students with a scientific understanding of the Earth and surrounding environment. The student in geology gains an understanding of the various terrestrial processes and features (mountains, oceans, volcanoes, glaciers); the immenseness of geologic time, the history of the earth and organisms that inhabit it (fossils); the role of water, fuel, and mineral resources in the development of civilization; and the close interaction between the geologic and organic environments.

Students seeking state certification in secondary education must also complete requirements for a Master of Education degree, a one-year program at SRU.  All of our programs are designed to steadily develop the quantitative, deductive and inductive reasoning skills that environmental geoscientists must have.  


Requirements for the Major - Credits: 39-40

Specialized Area - Credits: 10

Choose 10 credits from one of the following Focus Areas, plus two electives:

Electives - Credits: 6-8

  • Any EGEO or GEO 300 or 400-level course
  • Any EGEO or GEO 300 or 400-level course

Optional Pre Master of Education

Recommended courses for optional environmental geoscience pre masters in education. Consult your adviser for additional courses

Natural Science & Mathematics College-Wide Requirement - Credits: 12

Modern Language Requirement - Credits: 0-9

Must satisfy language requirement at the 103 level

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