Program Learning Outcomes

The Geology and Physics Department at Georgia Southwestern State University is dedicated to providing the finest possible educational experiences for students of Georgia Southwestern  in the areas of Earth and Physical Sciences.  Upon graduation, our students shall:

  1. Student demonstrates the ability to collect geological information from texts, journals, maps, samples, etc.
  2. Student demonstrates the ability to synthesize geological information from texts, journals, maps, samples, etc.
  3. Student demonstrates the ability to evaluate geological information from texts, journals, maps, samples, etc.
  4. Student demonstrates the ability to collect field data.
  5. Student demonstrates the ability to analyze field data.
  6. Student demonstrates the ability to interpret field data.
  7. Student demonstrates the ability to present field data and interpretations in a logical and proficient manner.
  8. Student demonstrates knowledge of Earth Science topics
  9. Student will pursue an Earth Science-related career or graduate work post-graduation.