Geology

Program Purpose: Students who complete Geology courses will be able to apply the principles of Earth system science and plate tectonic theory to describe and explain Earth’s materials, landscapes, natural hazards, and dynamic history.

Program Description: This program presents a study of the earth and its physical, chemical and biological forces at work.

PROGRAM LEVEL STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES:

  1. Students will Identify Key Geologic Processes at Work for Various Levels of Detail for Both Subsurface and Surface (Geomorphologic) Activity
  2. Students will Summarize Geologic Events and Activities in their Proper Sequence