Please explore the information on this website if you are interested in the Geosciences major. Stop in to see Christin Donnelly in Beach Hall, Room 207, call us at 860-486-4432, or email us for further information. We are happy to answer questions and guide you through the process should you choose to declare a Geosciences major or minor.
UConn offers a Bachelor of Arts and a Bachelor of Science degree in Geosciences. Students can also choose to minor in Geosciences or complete a double major.
Still not sure? Just try one of our introductory courses. Many of our courses meet general education requirements. Choices include:
GSCI 1010: Dinosaurs, Extinctions & Environmental Catastrophes
GSCI 1050: Earth’s Dynamic Environment (lecture and lab)
GSCI 1051: Earth’s Dynamic Environment (lecture only)
GSCI 1052: Earth’s Dynamic Environment (lab)
GSCI 1055: Geoscience and the American Landscape (honors only)
GSCI 1070: Natural Disasters and Environmental Change