Jul 16, 2024  
2024-2025 Undergraduate Catalog 
2024-2025 Undergraduate Catalog


Jonathan L. Tso, Chair
Reed 205, (540) 831-5638

The Department of Geology provides students with a basic framework for a professional career in the field of geology, for graduate studies in geology, for board certification as a professional geologist, or for licensure to teach earth and space science. A student may pursue a curriculum leading to a Bachelor of Science degree.

Academic Programs

Geology B.A. (R, L)  

Geology B.S. (R) or (R, L)*  

Geology Minor (R)  

Global Environmental Change Minor (R)  

Planetary Science Minor (R)