Highlighted Courses

Petrology (GS322)

Survey the characteristics, occurrences, and origins of igneous, metamorphic, and sedimentary rocks. The laboratory work consists of identification and recognition of rocks in hand specimen and thin section.

Structural Geology (GS371)

Instruction on the mechanics of rock deformation and analysis of geologic structures, including faults and folds. Includes required field trip.

Sedimentology and Stratigraphy (GS472)

Study the principles of sedimentary rock deposition and structure as well as the principles of stratigraphy and rock correlation. Includes required field trip.

Minors in addition to Biblical Studies (15-27 Units)

Most students will complete a minor in Biblical Studies by default by completing the 24 units in their GE classes and upper-division requirements across 4 years at TMU. In addition to their major, students can also complete a minor in any of these programs by completing the required 15-27 units, depending on the minor: Accounting, Biblical Studies, Biology, Business Administration, Communication, Computer Science, Education, English, History, Global Studies, Kinesiology & Physical Education, Mathematics, Music, and/or Political Studies.