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Department of Physical Sciences

Earth and Planetary Sciences

The Earth and Planetary Sciences AS degree is designed to provide students with foundational courses in earth science, physics, and mathematics in preparation for transfer to baccalaureate programs. Courses focus on understanding the earth’s subsystems, their evolution and interaction on different temporal and spatial scales, relevance of the earth system to the individual and society, and support quantitative reasoning, scientific writing, and research.

Please see the College Catalog  for the year you started the major as a matriculant for the curriculum requirements that apply to you.