Geology BS

Student Learning Outcomes

Students graduating with a degree in geology should be able to:

  1. Analyze and interpret geological data, and demonstrate their knowledge of critical concepts in the Earth Sciences.

  2. Demonstrate proficiency in critical thinking skills.

  3. Carry out an original (i.e. something new is learned) research project.

  4. Apply critical quantitative skills to the analysis of geological data.

  5. Demonstrate an appreciation of the role of humans in the Earth system.