Geoscience Program Requirements

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  • Transfer Students General Studies Program Requirements -- Waived for AS transfers (66 credits)  

    Major Program Requirements 1, 2 (credits) -- Some listed requirements may be included in AS transcript Science & Math:General Biology Chemistry Physics   

    Science & Math: General
    Biology
    Chemistry
    Physics 
    GIS

    • Students may be required to complete prerequisite courses before enrolling in most classes. Consult the latest NJCU Undergraduate Catalog. 
    • Approved science elective courses will be assigned equivalency to appropriate NJCU courses. 
      Consult www.NJTransfer.org. 
    Science & Math: General
    BA GEOSCIENCE Environmental Science
    Biology 
     

     
    Chemistry  College Chemistry I (4) CHEM 117/1117 Principles of Chemistry I/Lab (4)

     
    College Chemistry II (4)  
    Physics  Engineering Physics I (4) PHYS 101 Basic Concepts of Physics (3)

     
    Engineering Physics II (4)  
    Geoscience 
     
     GEOS 109 Principles of Environmental Science (3)
     
     
    GEOS 112 Introduction to Geology (3)
     
     
    GEOS 221 Essential Methods (3)
     
     
    GEOS 246 Earth Materials (4)
     
     
    GEOS 340 Hydrology I (3)
     
     
    GEOS 348 Environmental Geology (3)
     
     
    GEOS 434 Earth Surface Processes (3)
     
     
    Geoscience electives (19+)
    Mathematics  Precalculus (4) MATH 175 Precalculus (4)

     
    Calculus I (4)  

     
    Calculus II (4)  

     
      MATH 140 Statistics (3)
    Computers & Statistics 
     
    INTD 180 Computer Tools for 
    Science & Math or GEOG 250 GIS I (3)
    Elementary & Secondary 
    Education
     

     
     
    Total Minimum Credits for NJCU BA/BS Degree 
     
    128 

     

    BS GEOSCIENCE Environmental Science
    Biology 
     

     
    Chemistry  College Chemistry I (4) CHEM 105/1105 General Chemistry I/Lab (5)

     
    College Chemistry II (4) CHEM 106/1106 General Chemistry II/Lab (5)
    Physics  Engineering Physics I (4) PHYS 130/1130 Physics I/Lab (4)

     
    Engineering Physics II (4) PHYS 131/1131 Physics II/Lab (4)
    Geoscience 
     
     GEOS 109 Principles of Environmental Science (3)
     
     
    GEOS 112 Introduction to Geology (3)
     
     
    GEOS 221 Essential Methods (3)
     
     
    GEOS 246 Earth Materials (4)
     
     
    GEOS 340 Hydrology I (3)
     
     
    GEOS 348 Environmental Geology (3)
     
     
    GEOS 434 Earth Surface Processes (3)
     
     
    Geoscience electives (19+)
    Mathematics  Precalculus (4) MATH 175 Precalculus (4)

     
    Calculus I (4) MATH 192 Calculus I (4)

     
    Calculus II (4) MATH 193 Calculus II (4)

     
       
    Computers & Statistics 
     
    INTD 180 Computer Tools for 
    Science & Math or GEOG 250 GIS I (3)
    Elementary & Secondary 
    Education
     

     
     
    Total Minimum Credits for NJCU BA/BS Degree 
     
    128 

     

    BA GEOSCIENCE Geology
    Biology 
     

     
    Chemistry  College Chemistry I (4) CHEM 105/1105 General Chemistry I/Lab (5)

     
    College Chemistry II (4) CHEM 106/1106 General Chemistry II/Lab (5)
    Physics  Engineering Physics I (4) PHYS 130/1130 Physics I/Lab (4)

     
    Engineering Physics II (4) PHYS 131/1131 Physics II/Lab (4)
    Geoscience 
     
    GEOS 112 Introduction to Geology (3)
     
     
    GEOS 221 Essential Methods (3)
     
     
    GEOS 246 Earth Materials (4)
     
     
    GEOS 241 Historical Geology (4)
     
     
    GEOS 317 Structural Geology (4)
     
     
    GEOS 334 Sedimentology & 
    Stratigraphy (4)
     
     
    GEOS 336 Field Methods (4)
     
     
    Geoscience electives (19+)
    Mathematics  Precalculus (4) MATH 175 Precalculus (4)

     
    Calculus I (4) MATH 192 Calculus I (4)

     
    Calculus II (4) MATH 193 Calculus II (4)

     
       
    Computers & Statistics 
     
    INTD 180 Computer Tools for 
    Science & Math or GEOG 250 GIS I (3)
    Elementary & Secondary 
    Education
     

     
     
    Total Minimum Credits for NJCU BA/BS Degree 
     
    128 

     

    BA GEOSCIENCE Elementary Ed. Cert.
    Biology 
     
    BIOL 103 Human Sexual Biology 
    or
     
    BIOL 104 The Human Body(3) 
    Chemistry  College Chemistry I (4) CHEM 100 Preparation for General Chemistry (3)

     
    College Chemistry II (4)  
    Physics  Engineering Physics I (4) PHYS 101 Basic Concepts of Physics (3)

     
    Engineering Physics II (4)  

     
      PHYS 113 Intro. to Astronomy (3)
    Geoscience 
     
     GEOS 109 Principles of Environmental Science (3)
     
     
    GEOS 112 Introduction to Geology (3)
     
     
    GEOS 221 Essential Methods (3)
     
     
    GEOS 246 Earth Materials (4)
     
     
    GEOS 340 Hydrology I (3)
     
     
    GEOS 348 Environmental Geology (3)
     
     
    GEOS 434 Earth Surface Processes (3)
     
     
    GEOS 114 Intro. to Meteorology (3)
     
     
    GEOS 115 Intro. to Oceanography (3)
     
     
    GEOS 241 Historical Geology (4)
     
     
    Geoscience electives (9+)
    Mathematics  Precalculus (4) MATH 175 Precalculus (4)

     
    Calculus I (4)  

     
    Calculus II (4)  

     
      MATH 205 Problem Solving (3)
    Computers & Statistics 
     
    INTD 180 Computer Tools for 
    Science & Math or GEOG 250 GIS I (3)
    Elementary & Secondary 
    Education
     

     
     Education Sequence (30)
    Total Minimum Credits for NJCU BA/BS Degree 
     
    128 

     

    BA GEOSCIENCE Secondary Ed. Cert.
    Biology 
     
    BIOL 103 Human Sexual Biology 
    or
     
    BIOL 104 The Human Body(3) 
    Chemistry  College Chemistry I (4) CHEM 105/1105 General Chemistry I/Lab (5)

     
    College Chemistry II (4)  
    Physics  Engineering Physics I (4) PHYS 101 Basic Concepts of Physics (3)

     
    Engineering Physics II (4)  
    Geoscience 
     
     GEOS 109 Principles of Environmental Science (3)
     
     
    GEOS 112 Introduction to Geology (3)
     
     
    GEOS 221 Essential Methods (3)
     
     
    GEOS 246 Earth Materials (4)
     
     
    GEOS 114 Intro. to Meteorology (3)
     
     
    GEOS 115 Intro. to Oceanography (3)
     
     
    GEOS 241 Historical Geology (4)
    Mathematics  Precalculus (4) Geoscience electives (19+)

     
    Calculus I (4) MATH 175 Precalculus (4)

     
    Calculus II (4)  

     
      MATH 140 Statistics (3)
    Computers & Statistics 
     
    INTD 180 Computer Tools for 
    Science & Math or GEOG 250 GIS I (3)
    Elementary & Secondary 
    Education
     

     
     Education Sequence (30)
    Total Minimum Credits for NJCU BA/BS Degree 
     
    128 

     

    BS GEOSCIENCE Secondary Ed. Cert.
    Biology 
     
    BIOL 103 Human Sexual Biology 
    or
     
    BIOL 104 The Human Body(3) 
    Chemistry  College Chemistry I (4) CHEM 105/1105 General Chemistry I/Lab (5)

     
    College Chemistry II (4) CHEM 106/1106 General Chemistry II/Lab (5)
    Physics  Engineering Physics I (4) PHYS 130/1130 Physics I/Lab (4)

     
    Engineering Physics II (4) PHYS 131/1131 Physics II/Lab (4)
    Geoscience 
     
     GEOS 109 Principles of Environmental Science (3)
     
     
    GEOS 112 Introduction to Geology (3)
     
     
    GEOS 221 Essential Methods (3)
     
     
    GEOS 246 Earth Materials (4)
     
     
    GEOS 114 Intro. to Meteorology (3)
     
     
    GEOS 115 Intro. to Oceanography (3)
     
     
    GEOS 241 Historical Geology (4)
     
     
    Geoscience electives (16+)
    Mathematics  Precalculus (4) MATH 175 Precalculus (4)

     
    Calculus I (4) MATH 192 Calculus I (4)

     
    Calculus II (4) MATH 193 Calculus II (4)
    Computers & Statistics 
     
    INTD 180 Computer Tools for 
    Science & Math or GEOG 250 GIS I (3)
    Elementary & Secondary 
    Education
     

     
     Education Sequence (30)
    Total Minimum Credits for NJCU BA/BS Degree 
     
    132 
    Biology
    BA Applied PHYSICS
    Biology 
     

     
    Chemistry  College Chemistry I (4) CHEM 105/1105 General Chemistry I/Lab (5)

     
    College Chemistry II (4) CHEM 106/1106 General Chemistry II/Lab (5)
    Physics  Physics I (4) PHYS 130/1130 Physics I/Lab (4)

     
      PHYS 130/1130 Physics I/Lab (4)

     
      PHYS 131/1131 Physics II/Lab (4)

     

     
    PHYS 230/1230 Physics III/Lab (4)

     

     
    PHYS 405 Quantum Mechanics (3)

     

     
    PHYS 321 Electricity & Magnetism (3)

     

     
    PHYS 401/1401 Optics/Lab (4)

     

     
    PHYS 410 Classical Mechanics (4)

     

     
    PHYS 330 Seminar I (2)

     

     
    PHYS 430 Seminar II (2)

     

     
    PHYS 480 Research (3)
    Geoscience 
     
     
    Mathematics  Precalculus (4)  

     
    Calculus I (4) MATH 192 Calculus I (4)

     
      MATH 193 Calculus II (4)

     
      MATH 292 Calculus III (4)

     
      MATH 311 Differential Equations (4)
    Computers & Statistics 
     
    INTD 180 Computer Tools for 
    Science & Math (3)
    Elementary & Secondary 
    Education
     

     
     
    Total Minimum Credits for NJCU BA/BS Degree 
     
    128 

     

    BS Applied PHYSICS
    Biology 
     

     
    Chemistry  College Chemistry I (4) CHEM 105/1105 General Chemistry I/Lab (5)

     
    College Chemistry II (4) CHEM 106/1106 General Chemistry II/Lab (5)
    Physics  Physics I (4) PHYS 140/1140 Physics for Engineering I/Lab (4)

     
      PHYS 141/1141 Physics for Engineering II/
    Lab (4)

     

     
    PHYS 230/1230 Physics III/Lab (4)

     

     
    PHYS 405 Quantum Mechanics (3)

     

     
    PHYS 321 Electricity & Magnetism (3)

     

     
    PHYS 401/1401 Optics/Lab (4)

     

     
    PHYS 410 Classical Mechanics (4)

     

     
    PHYS 310 Virtual Instrumentation (3)

     

     
    PHYS 330 Seminar I (2)

     

     
    PHYS 430 Seminar II (2)

     

     
    PHYS 480 Research (3)
    Geoscience 
     
     
    Mathematics  Precalculus (4)  

     
    Calculus I (4) MATH 192 Calculus I (4)

     
      MATH 193 Calculus II (4)

     
      MATH 292 Calculus III (4)

     
      MATH 311 Differential Equations (4)
    Computers & Statistics 
     
    INTD 180 Computer Tools for 
    Science & Math (3)
    Elementary & Secondary 
    Education
     

     
     
    Total Minimum Credits for NJCU BA/BS Degree 
     
    131 

     

    BA Applied PHYSICS Elementary Ed. Cert.
    Biology 
     
    BIOL 103 Human Sexual Biology 
    or
     
    BIOL 104 The Human Body(3)
    Chemistry  College Chemistry I (4) CHEM 105/1105 General Chemistry I/Lab (5)

     
    College Chemistry II (4) CHEM 106/1106 General Chemistry II/Lab (5)
    Physics  Physics I (4) PHYS 130/1130 Physics I/Lab (4)

     
      PHYS 131/1131 Physics II/Lab (4)

     
      PHYS 230/1230 Physics III/Lab (4)

     

     
    PHYS 405 Quantum Mechanics (3)

     

     
    PHYS 321 Electricity & Magnetism (3)

     

     
    PHYS 401/1401 Optics/Lab (4)

     

     
    PHYS 410 Classical Mechanics (4)

     

     
    PHYS 330 Seminar I (2)

     

     
    PHYS 430 Seminar II (2)

     

     
    PHYS 480 Research (3)
    Geoscience 
     
    GEOS 111 Principles of Earth Science (3)
    Mathematics  Precalculus (4)  

     
    Calculus I (4) MATH 192 Calculus I (4)

     
      MATH 193 Calculus II (4)

     
      MATH 292 Calculus III (4)

     
      MATH 311 Differential Equations (4)

     
      MATH 205 Problem Solving (3)
    Computers & Statistics 
     
    INTD 180 Computer Tools for 
    Science & Math (3)
    Elementary & Secondary 
    Education
     

     
     Education Sequence (30)
    Total Minimum Credits for NJCU BA/BS Degree 
     
    135 

     

    BA Applied PHYSICS Secondary Ed. Cert.
    Biology 
     
    BIOL 103 Human Sexual Biology 
    or
     
    BIOL 104 The Human Body(3)
    Chemistry  College Chemistry I (4) CHEM 105/1105 General Chemistry I/Lab (5)

     
    College Chemistry II (4) CHEM 106/1106 General Chemistry II/Lab (5)
    Physics  Physics I (4) PHYS 130/1130 Physics I/Lab (4)

     
      PHYS 131/1131 Physics II/Lab (4)

     
      PHYS 230/1230 Physics III/Lab (4)

     

     
    PHYS 405 Quantum Mechanics (3)

     

     
    PHYS 321 Electricity & Magnetism (3)

     

     
    PHYS 401/1401 Optics/Lab (4)

     

     
    PHYS 410 Classical Mechanics (4)

     

     
    PHYS 330 Seminar I (2)

     

     
    PHYS 430 Seminar II (2)

     

     
    PHYS 480 Research (3)
    Geoscience 
     
     
    Mathematics  Precalculus (4)  

     
    Calculus I (4) MATH 192 Calculus I (4)

     
      MATH 193 Calculus II (4)

     
      MATH 292 Calculus III (4)

     
      MATH 311 Differential Equations (4)
    Computers & Statistics 
     
    INTD 180 Computer Tools for 
    Science & Math (3)
    Elementary & Secondary 
    Education
     

     
     Education Sequence (30)
    Total Minimum Credits for NJCU BA/BS Degree 
     
    132 

     

    BS Applied PHYSICS Secondary Ed. Cert.
    Biology 
     
    BIOL 103 Human Sexual Biology 
    or
     
    BIOL 104 The Human Body(3) 
    Chemistry  College Chemistry I (4) CHEM 105/1105 General Chemistry I/Lab (5)

     
    College Chemistry II (4) CHEM 106/1106 General Chemistry II/Lab (5)
    Physics  Physics I (4) PHYS 130/1130 Physics I/Lab (4)

     
      PHYS 131/1131 Physics II/Lab (4)

     
      PHYS 230/1230 Physics III/Lab (4)

     

     
    PHYS 405 Quantum Mechanics (3)

     

     
    PHYS 321 Electricity & Magnetism (3)

     

     
    PHYS 401/1401 Optics/Lab (4)

     

     
    PHYS 410 Classical Mechanics (4)

     

     
    PHYS 330 Seminar I (2)

     

     
    PHYS 430 Seminar II (2)

     

     
    PHYS 480 Research (3)
    Geoscience 
     
     
    Mathematics  Precalculus (4)  

     
    Calculus I (4) MATH 192 Calculus I (4)

     
      MATH 193 Calculus II (4)

     
      MATH 292 Calculus III (4)

     
      MATH 311 Differential Equations (4)
    Computers & Statistics 
     
    INTD 180 Computer Tools for 
    Science & Math (3)
    Elementary & Secondary 
    Education
     

     
     Education Sequence (30)
    Total Minimum Credits for NJCU BA/BS Degree 
     
    132 
    Chemistry
    BA GEOSCIENCE Environmental Science
    Biology 
     

     
    Chemistry  College Chemistry I (4) CHEM 117/1117 Principles of Chemistry I/Lab (4)

     
    College Chemistry II (4)  
    Physics  Engineering Physics I (4) PHYS 101 Basic Concepts of Physics (3)

     
    Engineering Physics II (4)  
    Geoscience 
     
     GEOS 109 Principles of Environmental Science (3)
     
     
    GEOS 112 Introduction to Geology (3)
     
     
    GEOS 221 Essential Methods (3)
     
     
    GEOS 246 Earth Materials (4)
     
     
    GEOS 340 Hydrology I (3)
     
     
    GEOS 348 Environmental Geology (3)
     
     
    GEOS 434 Earth Surface Processes (3)
     
     
    Geoscience electives (19+)
    Mathematics  Precalculus (4) MATH 175 Precalculus (4)

     
    Calculus I (4)  

     
    Calculus II (4)  

     
      MATH 140 Statistics (3)
    Computers & Statistics 
     
    INTD 180 Computer Tools for 
    Science & Math or GEOG 250 GIS I (3)
    Elementary & Secondary 
    Education
     

     
     
    Total Minimum Credits for NJCU BA/BS Degree 
     
    128 

     

    BS GEOSCIENCE Environmental Science
    Biology 
     

     
    Chemistry  College Chemistry I (4) CHEM 105/1105 General Chemistry I/Lab (5)

     
    College Chemistry II (4) CHEM 106/1106 General Chemistry II/Lab (5)
    Physics  Engineering Physics I (4) PHYS 130/1130 Physics I/Lab (4)

     
    Engineering Physics II (4) PHYS 131/1131 Physics II/Lab (4)
    Geoscience 
     
     GEOS 109 Principles of Environmental Science (3)
     
     
    GEOS 112 Introduction to Geology (3)
     
     
    GEOS 221 Essential Methods (3)
     
     
    GEOS 246 Earth Materials (4)
     
     
    GEOS 340 Hydrology I (3)
     
     
    GEOS 348 Environmental Geology (3)
     
     
    GEOS 434 Earth Surface Processes (3)
     
     
    Geoscience electives (19+)
    Mathematics  Precalculus (4) MATH 175 Precalculus (4)

     
    Calculus I (4) MATH 192 Calculus I (4)

     
    Calculus II (4) MATH 193 Calculus II (4)

     
       
    Computers & Statistics 
     
    INTD 180 Computer Tools for 
    Science & Math or GEOG 250 GIS I (3)
    Elementary & Secondary 
    Education
     

     
     
    Total Minimum Credits for NJCU BA/BS Degree 
     
    128 

     

    BA GEOSCIENCE Geology
    Biology 
     

     
    Chemistry  College Chemistry I (4) CHEM 105/1105 General Chemistry I/Lab (5)

     
    College Chemistry II (4) CHEM 106/1106 General Chemistry II/Lab (5)
    Physics  Engineering Physics I (4) PHYS 130/1130 Physics I/Lab (4)

     
    Engineering Physics II (4) PHYS 131/1131 Physics II/Lab (4)
    Geoscience 
     
    GEOS 112 Introduction to Geology (3)
     
     
    GEOS 221 Essential Methods (3)
     
     
    GEOS 246 Earth Materials (4)
     
     
    GEOS 241 Historical Geology (4)
     
     
    GEOS 317 Structural Geology (4)
     
     
    GEOS 334 Sedimentology & 
    Stratigraphy (4)
     
     
    GEOS 336 Field Methods (4)
     
     
    Geoscience electives (19+)
    Mathematics  Precalculus (4) MATH 175 Precalculus (4)

     
    Calculus I (4) MATH 192 Calculus I (4)

     
    Calculus II (4) MATH 193 Calculus II (4)

     
       
    Computers & Statistics 
     
    INTD 180 Computer Tools for 
    Science & Math or GEOG 250 GIS I (3)
    Elementary & Secondary 
    Education
     

     
     
    Total Minimum Credits for NJCU BA/BS Degree 
     
    128 

     

    BA GEOSCIENCE Elementary Ed. Cert.
    Biology 
     
    BIOL 103 Human Sexual Biology 
    or
     
    BIOL 104 The Human Body(3) 
    Chemistry  College Chemistry I (4) CHEM 100 Preparation for General Chemistry (3)

     
    College Chemistry II (4)  
    Physics  Engineering Physics I (4) PHYS 101 Basic Concepts of Physics (3)

     
    Engineering Physics II (4)  

     
      PHYS 113 Intro. to Astronomy (3)
    Geoscience 
     
     GEOS 109 Principles of Environmental Science (3)
     
     
    GEOS 112 Introduction to Geology (3)
     
     
    GEOS 221 Essential Methods (3)
     
     
    GEOS 246 Earth Materials (4)
     
     
    GEOS 340 Hydrology I (3)
     
     
    GEOS 348 Environmental Geology (3)
     
     
    GEOS 434 Earth Surface Processes (3)
     
     
    GEOS 114 Intro. to Meteorology (3)
     
     
    GEOS 115 Intro. to Oceanography (3)
     
     
    GEOS 241 Historical Geology (4)
     
     
    Geoscience electives (9+)
    Mathematics  Precalculus (4) MATH 175 Precalculus (4)

     
    Calculus I (4)  

     
    Calculus II (4)  

     
      MATH 205 Problem Solving (3)
    Computers & Statistics 
     
    INTD 180 Computer Tools for 
    Science & Math or GEOG 250 GIS I (3)
    Elementary & Secondary 
    Education
     

     
     Education Sequence (30)
    Total Minimum Credits for NJCU BA/BS Degree 
     
    128 

     

    BA GEOSCIENCE Secondary Ed. Cert.
    Biology 
     
    BIOL 103 Human Sexual Biology 
    or
     
    BIOL 104 The Human Body(3) 
    Chemistry  College Chemistry I (4) CHEM 105/1105 General Chemistry I/Lab (5)

     
    College Chemistry II (4)  
    Physics  Engineering Physics I (4) PHYS 101 Basic Concepts of Physics (3)

     
    Engineering Physics II (4)  
    Geoscience 
     
     GEOS 109 Principles of Environmental Science (3)
     
     
    GEOS 112 Introduction to Geology (3)
     
     
    GEOS 221 Essential Methods (3)
     
     
    GEOS 246 Earth Materials (4)
     
     
    GEOS 114 Intro. to Meteorology (3)
     
     
    GEOS 115 Intro. to Oceanography (3)
     
     
    GEOS 241 Historical Geology (4)
    Mathematics  Precalculus (4) Geoscience electives (19+)

     
    Calculus I (4) MATH 175 Precalculus (4)

     
    Calculus II (4)  

     
      MATH 140 Statistics (3)
    Computers & Statistics 
     
    INTD 180 Computer Tools for 
    Science & Math or GEOG 250 GIS I (3)
    Elementary & Secondary 
    Education
     

     
     Education Sequence (30)
    Total Minimum Credits for NJCU BA/BS Degree 
     
    128 

     

    BS GEOSCIENCE Secondary Ed. Cert.
    Biology 
     
    BIOL 103 Human Sexual Biology 
    or
     
    BIOL 104 The Human Body(3) 
    Chemistry  College Chemistry I (4) CHEM 105/1105 General Chemistry I/Lab (5)

     
    College Chemistry II (4) CHEM 106/1106 General Chemistry II/Lab (5)
    Physics  Engineering Physics I (4) PHYS 130/1130 Physics I/Lab (4)

     
    Engineering Physics II (4) PHYS 131/1131 Physics II/Lab (4)
    Geoscience 
     
     GEOS 109 Principles of Environmental Science (3)
     
     
    GEOS 112 Introduction to Geology (3)
     
     
    GEOS 221 Essential Methods (3)
     
     
    GEOS 246 Earth Materials (4)
     
     
    GEOS 114 Intro. to Meteorology (3)
     
     
    GEOS 115 Intro. to Oceanography (3)
     
     
    GEOS 241 Historical Geology (4)
     
     
    Geoscience electives (16+)
    Mathematics  Precalculus (4) MATH 175 Precalculus (4)

     
    Calculus I (4) MATH 192 Calculus I (4)

     
    Calculus II (4) MATH 193 Calculus II (4)
    Computers & Statistics 
     
    INTD 180 Computer Tools for 
    Science & Math or GEOG 250 GIS I (3)
    Elementary & Secondary 
    Education
     

     
     Education Sequence (30)
    Total Minimum Credits for NJCU BA/BS Degree 
     
    132 
    Physics
    BA GEOSCIENCE Environmental Science
    Biology 
     

     
    Chemistry    CHEM 117/1117 Principles of Chemistry I/Lab (4)

     
       
    Physics  Engineering Physics I (4) PHYS 101 Basic Concepts of Physics (3)

     
    Engineering Physics II (4)  
    Geoscience 
     
     GEOS 109 Principles of Environmental Science (3)
     
     
    GEOS 112 Introduction to Geology (3)
     
     
    GEOS 221 Essential Methods (3)
     
     
    GEOS 246 Earth Materials (4)
     
     
    GEOS 340 Hydrology I (3)
     
     
    GEOS 348 Environmental Geology (3)
     
     
    GEOS 434 Earth Surface Processes (3)
     
     
    Geoscience electives (19+)
    Mathematics  Precalculus (4) MATH 175 Precalculus (4)

     
    Calculus I (4)  

     
    Calculus II (4)  

     
      MATH 140 Statistics (3)
    Computers & Statistics 
     
    INTD 180 Computer Tools for 
    Science & Math or GEOG 250 GIS I (3)
    Elementary & Secondary 
    Education
     

     
     
    Total Minimum Credits for NJCU BA/BS Degree 
     
    128 

     

    BS GEOSCIENCE Environmental Science
    Biology 
     

     
    Chemistry    CHEM 105/1105 General Chemistry I/Lab (5)

     
      CHEM 106/1106 General Chemistry II/Lab (5)
    Physics  Engineering Physics I (4) PHYS 130/1130 Physics I/Lab (4)

     
    Engineering Physics II (4) PHYS 131/1131 Physics II/Lab (4)
    Geoscience 
     
     GEOS 109 Principles of Environmental Science (3)
     
     
    GEOS 112 Introduction to Geology (3)
     
     
    GEOS 221 Essential Methods (3)
     
     
    GEOS 246 Earth Materials (4)
     
     
    GEOS 340 Hydrology I (3)
     
     
    GEOS 348 Environmental Geology (3)
     
     
    GEOS 434 Earth Surface Processes (3)
     
     
    Geoscience electives (19+)
    Mathematics  Precalculus (4) MATH 175 Precalculus (4)

     
    Calculus I (4) MATH 192 Calculus I (4)

     
    Calculus II (4) MATH 193 Calculus II (4)

     
       
    Computers & Statistics 
     
    INTD 180 Computer Tools for 
    Science & Math or GEOG 250 GIS I (3)
    Elementary & Secondary 
    Education
     

     
     
    Total Minimum Credits for NJCU BA/BS Degree 
     
    128 

     

    BA GEOSCIENCE Geology
    Biology 
     

     
    Chemistry    CHEM 105/1105 General Chemistry I/Lab (5)

     
      CHEM 106/1106 General Chemistry II/Lab (5)
    Physics  Engineering Physics I (4) PHYS 130/1130 Physics I/Lab (4)

     
    Engineering Physics II (4) PHYS 131/1131 Physics II/Lab (4)
    Geoscience 
     
    GEOS 112 Introduction to Geology (3)
     
     
    GEOS 221 Essential Methods (3)
     
     
    GEOS 246 Earth Materials (4)
     
     
    GEOS 241 Historical Geology (4)
     
     
    GEOS 317 Structural Geology (4)
     
     
    GEOS 334 Sedimentology & 
    Stratigraphy (4)
     
     
    GEOS 336 Field Methods (4)
     
     
    Geoscience electives (19+)
    Mathematics  Precalculus (4) MATH 175 Precalculus (4)

     
    Calculus I (4) MATH 192 Calculus I (4)

     
    Calculus II (4) MATH 193 Calculus II (4)

     
       
    Computers & Statistics 
     
    INTD 180 Computer Tools for 
    Science & Math or GEOG 250 GIS I (3)
    Elementary & Secondary 
    Education
     

     
     
    Total Minimum Credits for NJCU BA/BS Degree 
     
    128 

     

    BA GEOSCIENCE Elementary Ed. Cert.
    Biology 
     
    BIOL 103 Human Sexual Biology 
    or
     
    BIOL 104 The Human Body(3) 
    Chemistry    CHEM 100 Preparation for General Chemistry (3)

     
       
    Physics  Engineering Physics I (4) PHYS 101 Basic Concepts of Physics (3)

     
    Engineering Physics II (4)  

     
      PHYS 113 Intro. to Astronomy (3)
    Geoscience 
     
     GEOS 109 Principles of Environmental Science (3)
     
     
    GEOS 112 Introduction to Geology (3)
     
     
    GEOS 221 Essential Methods (3)
     
     
    GEOS 246 Earth Materials (4)
     
     
    GEOS 340 Hydrology I (3)
     
     
    GEOS 348 Environmental Geology (3)
     
     
    GEOS 434 Earth Surface Processes (3)
     
     
    GEOS 114 Intro. to Meteorology (3)
     
     
    GEOS 115 Intro. to Oceanography (3)
     
     
    GEOS 241 Historical Geology (4)
     
     
    Geoscience electives (9+)
    Mathematics  Precalculus (4) MATH 175 Precalculus (4)

     
    Calculus I (4)  

     
    Calculus II (4)  

     
      MATH 205 Problem Solving (3)
    Computers & Statistics 
     
    INTD 180 Computer Tools for 
    Science & Math or GEOG 250 GIS I (3)
    Elementary & Secondary 
    Education
     

     
     Education Sequence (30)
    Total Minimum Credits for NJCU BA/BS Degree 
     
    128 

     

    BA GEOSCIENCE Secondary Ed. Cert.
    Biology 
     
    BIOL 103 Human Sexual Biology 
    or
     
    BIOL 104 The Human Body(3) 
    Chemistry    CHEM 105/1105 General Chemistry I/Lab (5)

     
       
    Physics  Engineering Physics I (4) PHYS 101 Basic Concepts of Physics (3)

     
    Engineering Physics II (4)  
    Geoscience 
     
     GEOS 109 Principles of Environmental Science (3)
     
     
    GEOS 112 Introduction to Geology (3)
     
     
    GEOS 221 Essential Methods (3)
     
     
    GEOS 246 Earth Materials (4)
     
     
    GEOS 114 Intro. to Meteorology (3)
     
     
    GEOS 115 Intro. to Oceanography (3)
     
     
    GEOS 241 Historical Geology (4)
    Mathematics  Precalculus (4) Geoscience electives (19+)

     
    Calculus I (4) MATH 175 Precalculus (4)

     
    Calculus II (4)  

     
      MATH 140 Statistics (3)
    Computers & Statistics 
     
    INTD 180 Computer Tools for 
    Science & Math or GEOG 250 GIS I (3)
    Elementary & Secondary 
    Education
     

     
     Education Sequence (30)
    Total Minimum Credits for NJCU BA/BS Degree 
     
    128 

     

    BS GEOSCIENCE Secondary Ed. Cert.
    Biology 
     
    BIOL 103 Human Sexual Biology 
    or
     
    BIOL 104 The Human Body(3) 
    Chemistry    CHEM 105/1105 General Chemistry I/Lab (5)

     
      CHEM 106/1106 General Chemistry II/Lab (5)
    Physics  Engineering Physics I (4) PHYS 130/1130 Physics I/Lab (4)

     
    Engineering Physics II (4) PHYS 131/1131 Physics II/Lab (4)
    Geoscience 
     
     GEOS 109 Principles of Environmental Science (3)
     
     
    GEOS 112 Introduction to Geology (3)
     
     
    GEOS 221 Essential Methods (3)
     
     
    GEOS 246 Earth Materials (4)
     
     
    GEOS 114 Intro. to Meteorology (3)
     
     
    GEOS 115 Intro. to Oceanography (3)
     
     
    GEOS 241 Historical Geology (4)
     
     
    Geoscience electives (16+)
    Mathematics  Precalculus (4) MATH 175 Precalculus (4)

     
    Calculus I (4) MATH 192 Calculus I (4)

     
    Calculus II (4) MATH 193 Calculus II (4)
    Computers & Statistics 
     
    INTD 180 Computer Tools for 
    Science & Math or GEOG 250 GIS I (3)
    Elementary & Secondary 
    Education
     

     
     Education Sequence (30)
    Total Minimum Credits for NJCU BA/BS Degree 
     
    132 
    GIS
    BA GEOSCIENCE Environmental Science
    Biology 
     

     
    Chemistry    CHEM 117/1117 Principles of Chemistry I/Lab (4)

     
       
    Physics  Engineering Physics I (4) PHYS 101 Basic Concepts of Physics (3)

     
       
    Geoscience 
     
     GEOS 109 Principles of Environmental Science (3)
     
     
    GEOS 112 Introduction to Geology (3)
     
     
    GEOS 221 Essential Methods (3)
     
     
    GEOS 246 Earth Materials (4)
     
     
    GEOS 340 Hydrology I (3)
     
     
    GEOS 348 Environmental Geology (3)
     
     
    GEOS 434 Earth Surface Processes (3)
      Advanced Appl. In GIS (3) Geoscience electives (19+)
    Mathematics  Precalculus (4) MATH 175 Precalculus (4)

     
    Calculus I (4)  

     
    Calculus II (4)  

     
      MATH 140 Statistics (3)
    Computers & Statistics  Introduction to GIS (3) INTD 180 Computer Tools for 
    Science & Math or GEOG 250 GIS I (3)
    Elementary & Secondary 
    Education
     

     
     
    Total Minimum Credits for NJCU BA/BS Degree 
     
    128 

     

    BS GEOSCIENCE Environmental Science
    Biology 
     

     
    Chemistry    CHEM 105/1105 General Chemistry I/Lab (5)

     
      CHEM 106/1106 General Chemistry II/Lab (5)
    Physics  Engineering Physics I (4) PHYS 130/1130 Physics I/Lab (4)

     
    Engineering Physics II (4) PHYS 131/1131 Physics II/Lab (4)
    Geoscience 
     
     GEOS 109 Principles of Environmental Science (3)
     
     
    GEOS 112 Introduction to Geology (3)
     
     
    GEOS 221 Essential Methods (3)
     
     
    GEOS 246 Earth Materials (4)
     
     
    GEOS 340 Hydrology I (3)
     
     
    GEOS 348 Environmental Geology (3)
     
     
    GEOS 434 Earth Surface Processes (3)
      Advanced Appl. In GIS (3) Geoscience electives (19+)
    Mathematics  Precalculus (4) MATH 175 Precalculus (4)

     
    Calculus I (4) MATH 192 Calculus I (4)

     
    Calculus II (4) MATH 193 Calculus II (4)

     
       
    Computers & Statistics  Introduction to GIS (3) INTD 180 Computer Tools for 
    Science & Math or GEOG 250 GIS I (3)
    Elementary & Secondary 
    Education
     

     
     
    Total Minimum Credits for NJCU BA/BS Degree 
     
    128 

     

    BA GEOSCIENCE Geology
    Biology 
     

     
    Chemistry    CHEM 105/1105 General Chemistry I/Lab (5)

     
      CHEM 106/1106 General Chemistry II/Lab (5)
    Physics  Engineering Physics I (4) PHYS 130/1130 Physics I/Lab (4)

     
    Engineering Physics II (4) PHYS 131/1131 Physics II/Lab (4)
    Geoscience 
     
    GEOS 112 Introduction to Geology (3)
     
     
    GEOS 221 Essential Methods (3)
     
     
    GEOS 246 Earth Materials (4)
     
     
    GEOS 241 Historical Geology (4)
     
     
    GEOS 317 Structural Geology (4)
     
     
    GEOS 334 Sedimentology & 
    Stratigraphy (4)
     
     
    GEOS 336 Field Methods (4)
      Advanced Appl. In GIS (3) Geoscience electives (19+)
    Mathematics  Precalculus (4) MATH 175 Precalculus (4)

     
    Calculus I (4) MATH 192 Calculus I (4)

     
    Calculus II (4) MATH 193 Calculus II (4)

     
       
    Computers & Statistics  Introduction to GIS (3) INTD 180 Computer Tools for 
    Science & Math or GEOG 250 GIS I (3)
    Elementary & Secondary 
    Education
     

     
     
    Total Minimum Credits for NJCU BA/BS Degree 
     
    128 

     

    BA GEOSCIENCE Elementary Ed. Cert.
    Biology 
     
    BIOL 103 Human Sexual Biology 
    or
     
    BIOL 104 The Human Body(3) 
    Chemistry    CHEM 100 Preparation for General Chemistry (3)

     
       
    Physics  Engineering Physics I (4) PHYS 101 Basic Concepts of Physics (3)

     
    Engineering Physics II (4)  

     
      PHYS 113 Intro. to Astronomy (3)
    Geoscience 
     
     GEOS 109 Principles of Environmental Science (3)
     
     
    GEOS 112 Introduction to Geology (3)
     
     
    GEOS 221 Essential Methods (3)
     
     
    GEOS 246 Earth Materials (4)
     
     
    GEOS 340 Hydrology I (3)
     
     
    GEOS 348 Environmental Geology (3)
     
     
    GEOS 434 Earth Surface Processes (3)
     
     
    GEOS 114 Intro. to Meteorology (3)
     
     
    GEOS 115 Intro. to Oceanography (3)
     
     
    GEOS 241 Historical Geology (4)
      Advanced Appl. In GIS (3) Geoscience electives (9+)
    Mathematics  Precalculus (4) MATH 175 Precalculus (4)

     
    Calculus I (4)  

     
    Calculus II (4)  

     
      MATH 205 Problem Solving (3)
    Computers & Statistics  Introduction to GIS (3) INTD 180 Computer Tools for 
    Science & Math or GEOG 250 GIS I (3)
    Elementary & Secondary 
    Education
     

     
     Education Sequence (30)
    Total Minimum Credits for NJCU BA/BS Degree 
     
    128 

     

    BA GEOSCIENCE Secondary Ed. Cert.
    Biology 
     
    BIOL 103 Human Sexual Biology 
    or
     
    BIOL 104 The Human Body(3) 
    Chemistry    CHEM 105/1105 General Chemistry I/Lab (5)

     
       
    Physics  Engineering Physics I (4) PHYS 101 Basic Concepts of Physics (3)

     
    Engineering Physics II (4)  
    Geoscience 
     
     GEOS 109 Principles of Environmental Science (3)
     
     
    GEOS 112 Introduction to Geology (3)
     
     
    GEOS 221 Essential Methods (3)
     
     
    GEOS 246 Earth Materials (4)
     
     
    GEOS 114 Intro. to Meteorology (3)
     
     
    GEOS 115 Intro. to Oceanography (3)
     
     
    GEOS 241 Historical Geology (4)
      Advanced Appl. In GIS (3) Geoscience electives (19+)
    Mathematics  Precalculus (4)  

     
    Calculus I (4) MATH 175 Precalculus (4)

     
    Calculus II (4)  

     
      MATH 140 Statistics (3)
    Computers & Statistics  Introduction to GIS (3) INTD 180 Computer Tools for 
    Science & Math or GEOG 250 GIS I (3)
    Elementary & Secondary 
    Education
     

     
     Education Sequence (30)
    Total Minimum Credits for NJCU BA/BS Degree 
     
    128 

     

    BS GEOSCIENCE Secondary Ed. Cert.
    Biology 
     
    BIOL 103 Human Sexual Biology 
    or
     
    BIOL 104 The Human Body(3) 
    Chemistry    CHEM 105/1105 General Chemistry I/Lab (5)

     
      CHEM 106/1106 General Chemistry II/Lab (5)
    Physics  Engineering Physics I (4) PHYS 130/1130 Physics I/Lab (4)

     
    Engineering Physics II (4) PHYS 131/1131 Physics II/Lab (4)
    Geoscience 
     
     GEOS 109 Principles of Environmental Science (3)
     
     
    GEOS 112 Introduction to Geology (3)
     
     
    GEOS 221 Essential Methods (3)
     
     
    GEOS 246 Earth Materials (4)
     
     
    GEOS 114 Intro. to Meteorology (3)
     
     
    GEOS 115 Intro. to Oceanography (3)
     
     
    GEOS 241 Historical Geology (4)
      Advanced Appl. In GIS (3) Geoscience electives (16+)
    Mathematics  Precalculus (4) MATH 175 Precalculus (4)

     
    Calculus I (4) MATH 192 Calculus I (4)

     
    Calculus II (4) MATH 193 Calculus II (4)
    Computers & Statistics  Introduction to GIS (3) INTD 180 Computer Tools for 
    Science & Math or GEOG 250 GIS I (3)
    Elementary & Secondary 
    Education
     

     
     Education Sequence (30)
    Total Minimum Credits for NJCU BA/BS Degree 
     
    132