Nov 26, 2022  
2022-2023 Academic Catalog 
2022-2023 Academic Catalog

Geological Engineering, BS

Contact Information

Dr. Laurie Anderson, Department Head 
Department of Geology and Geological Engineering
Mineral Industries 303
(605) 394-2461

Department Website

Students are responsible for checking with their advisors for any program modifications that may occur after the publication of this catalog.

Geological Engineering (BS) is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET,

GEOE Flowchart  

Curriculum Checklist

Freshman Year

First Semester

Total: 17

Second Semester

Total: 17

Sophomore Year

Junior Year

Total: 15

Second Semester

Total: 15

Senior Year

First Semester

Total: 16

Second Semester

Total: 14


Total: 6

Total credits: 130


Fulfills General Education requirement. Students should consult the “General Education Requirements ” section of this catalog for a complete listing of all general education requirements.

2 A grade of “C” or better is required in these courses for graduation with a Geological Engineering BS Degree.

Work with your advisor to select three credits from any discipline.

Select six credits from the list of Professional Electives below.

Three-credit version required for major.

Professional Electives

Select six credits from the list below: