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Classes beginning at 4pm today on the WKU Bowling Green campus are canceled. ALL Thursday and Friday classes on all campuses are also canceled. Online classes will proceed as scheduled. WKU offices will be closed on Thursday, with essential personnel reporting.

WKU Owensboro closed at noon today (Wed., 3/4).

WKU Glasgow evening classes that begin at 5 pm today will be canceled and the WKU Glasgow campus will close at 7 pm.

WKU Elizabethtown-Fort Knox campus will close today at 3 pm and will remain closed Thurs., Fri, and Sat., March 5-7.

Should inclement weather make travel hazardous, residence halls will remain open until Saturday. Follow WKU Housing & Residence Life for updates.

The high school regional basketball tournament games scheduled for tonight have been canceled. Games will be rescheduled for Friday/Saturday. Follow WKU News for the latest updates. #WKUAlert

Geology Courses

List of Current Courses


102 Intro to Geology   308 Structural Geology
106 Geology In Cinema   310 General Hydrology
107 Backyard Geology   311 General Oceanography
111 The Earth   325 Intro to Minerals and Rocks
112 The History of Earth   330 Mineralogy
113 The Earth Lab   350 Petrology
114 The History of Earth Lab   370 Sedimentation/Stratigraphy
203 Cartographic Orienteering   380 Introductory Field Techniques
204 Volcanoes and Earthquakes   399 Research Problems in Geology
209 Natural Disasters   405 Paleontology
270 Analytical Techniques   415 Environmental Geology
295 Research Methodology   420 Geomorphology
    430 Optical Mineralogy
    432 Diffraction and Spectroscopy
    440 Hydrogeology
    445 Aqueous Geochemistry
    460 Sedimentology & Stratigraphy
    465 Geophysics
    470 Tectonics
    475 Special Topics in Geology
    480 Coal Geology
    485 Geology of Fossil Fuels
    486 Senior Environmental Seminar
    490 Petroleum Geology
    492 Spatial Analysis
    499 Professional Preparation

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 Last Modified 9/25/14