E&PS Degree Programs

Earth Sciences

Welcome to the Earth and Planetary Sciences Undergraduate Program!

The Earth & Planetary Sciences Department offers one bachelor of science degree with four concentrations.

The following links provide a step-by-step guide to completing each major...

In addition, the department co-sponsors an interdisciplinary program, Earth Sciences/Anthropology B.A..

New Freshmen
New freshman should review our Getting Started section.  Our Freshmen Orientation provides a comprehensive introduction to the majors.  Freshmen who have already attended orientation, but need a refresher on enrollment, should reference our Freshmen Enrollment Guide; for information on enrolling in any and all PBSci courses, see our Enrollment section.

New Transfer Students
Transfer students that have registered for the coming year should review our Transfer Orientation which provides a step-by-step guide to transitioning to an Math major.

Undergraduate Program Learning Outcomes
The undergraduate curriculum offered by the Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences (EPS) is designed to ensure that students graduating with a B.S. in EPS (all concentrations) will have achieved the following Program Learning Outcomes.

For information on getting enrolled in a science or math course, see our Enrollment section; enrollment information, the class schedule, and the course catalog are available for each discipline.

Need help?  
If after reviewing the information provided within these pages you still need help navigating your major, contact EPS Advising.