Major Advising Checklist: Environmental Studies—Geology

Automatic Joint Major:  ESGL-GEOL

All ESGL-GEOL majors should use this form as they plan out the timing of their major coursework.

After filling out the form, hit "submit" to send the completed form to the email addresses that you entered for the fields "advisor's email" and "your email"

Please enter the semester the course was taken or will be taken. For any electives, please also enter the course number.

To review the major requirements and list of cognate courses, click here.

I. Core Courses
II. Cognate Courses:Humanities or Social Sciences from Approved List
Students doing environmental science foci need to take two cognates outside of the natural sciences.
Cognate 1
Cognate 2
III. Focus
Course 1
One introductory course from among GEOL 0112 (preferred), GEOL 0161, and GEOL 0170
Course 2
One course from among GEOL/GEOG 0251, GEOL/GEOG 0255, and GEOL/GEOG O257
Course 3
One course from among GEOL 0201, GEOL 0211, and GEOL 0281
Courses 4-6
Three electives, two of which must be at the GEOL 0300-level
Courses 7-8
Two courses of senior work, GEOL 0400 and GEOL 0700
IV. Senior Experience
Students must have completed all four core courses before they can enroll in ES 401.
For students studying off-campus, a total of up to three courses may count toward the major. Courses for the focus need approval from the advisor. Courses for cognates need approval from the director in consultation with other appropriate faculty members. Please list each approved off-campus course counting toward your major requirements. Include, course title, the course it is replacing and the semester it was taken.
Student Information
Raymond Coish: Patricia Manley: Jeffrey Munroe: Peter Ryan: David West:
Please use this space to provide any additional information or explanations for your advisor regarding your major requirement plan.

Program in Environmental Studies

Franklin Environmental Center at Hillcrest
531 College Street
Middlebury College
Middlebury, VT 05753