Earth Sciences BS with Planetary Sciences Concentration

The planetary sciences concentration is designed to provide students with a quantitative background appropriate for career pathways in the interdisciplinary study of planets and their satellites.  The upper-division elective courses can be tailored for students interested in planetary interiors, atmospheres, and/or surfaces.

Follow these steps to complete your Planetary Sciences BS degree:

1.  Getting started in the major
2.  Qualify for your major
3.  Declare your major
4.  Make an academic plan
5.  Review your academic plan with a faculty advisor
6.  Complete your major requirements
7.  Satisfy your Disciplinary Communication requirement
8.  Satisfy your Senior Exit requirement
9.  Graduate

Optional: Participate in undergraduate research and/or write a senior thesis

Optional: Receive honors in the major