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Geology Undergraduate Program

Geology Core Knowledge and Skills: Majors must complete the following core courses: 

Course                                                                    Hours
3
2
3
1
4
2
3
1
3
1
4
3
3
4

or
3

Geology Required Electives. Majors must complete additional courses to total at least 9 hours numbered 500 or above. This can include 3 hours of GEOL 399, GEOL 105, GEOL 304, or GEOL 121 can also count if taken before the student has completed 60 hours. Electives may include an upper-division course in statistics (MATH 365 or BIOL 570).

More information is available in the KU Catalog.

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Upcoming Colloquium

SPRING 2021

2/25/21: Dr. Katherine Ryker, Assistant Professor, University of South Carolina

3/25/21: Dr. Jonathan Payne, Professor, Geological Science, Stanford University, Stanford, California.

4/8/21: Dr. Peter Burgess, Professor of Sedimentary Geology and Head of Earth Sciences, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, United Kingdom.

4/29/21: Dr. Hildegard Westphal, Professor, Geoecology & Carbonate Sedimentology and Director of the Center for Marine Environmental Science, Bremen University, Bremen, Germany.

Geology Scholarship

The 2021-2022 Academic-Year Undergraduate Scholarship Award Application is now online.
 
Complete the online form to be considered for the scholarship award.