College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics

Earth Science BA

Student Learning Outcomes

  • Produce and interpret a geological cross-section.
  • Model the function, interactions, and trends of Earth Systems: geosphere, hydrosphere, cryosphere, atmosphere, and biosphere.
  • Apply mathematics, chemistry, biology and/or physics to help clarify the mechanisms behind major Earth systems.
  • Develop a hypothesis, collect, test, and analyze data, and summarize results.
  • Communicate geoscience concepts to peers and/or public both orally and written.
*Retrieved from AMS February 27, 2023. For the most up-to-date information, please contact the program.