Indiana University Bloomington

M.S. Geology

Specific Requirements:

30 hours of graduate credit with a B average or higher, including:

M.S. degrees must be completed within five years of the last month of the first semester of matriculation.

Thesis Option. Students are strongly encouraged and urged to select this option. It requires a thesis prepared in a form that is essentially ready for publication, with 8 credit hours (or fewer) of research.

Report Option. This option required three or more credit hours of research (G810, G700) coupled with a foreign language or a research skill. The report should include an abstract, introduction, field and/or laboratory methods, results, discussions and conclusions, accompanied by a citation list. It must be submitted for appoval to CGS.