Tufts University  |  School of Arts and Sciences  |  School of Engineering  |  Find People  | 
   

Programs of Study

Geological Sciences Major

Students intending to continue in fields of Earth and Ocean Sciences after graduation should complete the following courses:

  • EOS 1, 2, 11 and 22.
  • In addition, students must select a total of 6 more courses from the following groups:
    • 3 courses from EOS 12, 13, 32 and 42
    • 1 course from EOS 131 and 133
    • 2 courses from above EOS 9 or approved related fields courses
  • Students must complete Mathematics 32, Chemistry 1 and Physics 1 or 11
  • Students must select two additional courses from Mathematics 34, Chemistry 2, Physics 2 or 12, and 1 approved statistics course
  • Chemistry and Physics courses must be taken with labs
  • Research experience and a six-week geology summer field camp are strongly recommended