Applied Geophysics Undergraduate Certificate

Several world globes next to eachother.

Combining geology and physics

Apply methods from physics to study the Earth and its systems.

Gain a better understanding of geology as you use gravity, magnetic, electrical and seismic tools.

Choose your certificate

Contact the Academic Advising and Transfer Center to declare a certificate in applied geophysics.

Applied Geophysics

This certificate provides a program for students and professionals who desire knowledge of the methods and theories of applying geophysical techniques to the study of Earth systems.

Program requirements (12 hours)

  1. GLG 590(3) and 591(3).
  2. Two courses from: GLG 573(3), GLG 574(3), MTH 302(3), MTH 303(3), PHY 291(3), PHY 319(3).
  3. All candidates must satisfy the General University Certificate Requirements.

Note: Students completing a major other than Geology may request a waiver of the GLG 340 prerequisite requirement for GLG 591 if they have completed either MTH 302 or 303 and either PHY 291 or 319.