Environmental Geosciences (BS)

Texas A&M University

Date Posted: Sept. 30, 2019
Submitted by: Genevieve LaMarr LeMee
Sustainability Topic: Curriculum
Content Type: Academic Programs
Program Type: Baccalaureate degree


The Environmental Geosciences degree program provides a solid foundation in the study of Earth and the natural sciences while incorporating background in public policy issues and the social sciences. Students will learn how Planet Earth works by studying the interactions between the solid Earth, surface sediments, the world’s Oceans and Atmosphere, and the contemporary dynamic processes at the Earth’s surface. The curriculum also focuses on the study of contemporary environmental issues. The BS in Environmental Geosciences degree program includes courses from all four of the College of Geosciences departments – Atmospheric Sciences, Geography, Geology & Geophysics, and Oceanography. It allows students to follow an interdisciplinary theme in their junior and senior years focusing on one of the following: Biosphere Climate Change Coastal and Marine Environments Human Impact on the Environment * Water

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