The Associate in Science in Geology for Transfer degree is designed to prepare students for a seamless transfer into the CSU system to complete a baccalaureate degree in Geology. Students will gain physical science and mathematical skills applied to understanding the earth’s history, geologic resources and our changing climate in order to study the relationships among geographic places, natural systems, earth resources and society. Geology students learn about and apply scientific principles, problem solving techniques and critical thinking, with an emphasis on hands-on, experiential learning. Priority admission with junior status to the CSU system will be granted. Students completing this degree are exempt from Mendocino College Institutional Requirements and should plan to complete the CSU GE Breadth pattern. Please check with a counselor for more specific transfer information.