College of Earth & Mineral Sciences

Entrance to College

The requirements to enter the college in general, premajor status are:

  • 2.00 cumulative grade-point average (CGPA)

ETM Procedures

To discuss how to enter this college/major, contact the appropriate Academic Advising Center.

2014 ETM Pool

(students entering Penn State SU12, FA12, SP13)

Major CGPA Credits/Courses/Grades Criteria
Earth Science and Policy (EARSP) 2.00 27.1 credits
Earth Sciences (EARTH) 2.00 27.1 credits
Energy, Business, and Finance (EBF) 2.00 27.1 credits
Energy Engineering (ENENG) 2.00 27.1 credits
Environmental Systems Engineering (ENVSE) 2.00 27.1 credits
Geobiology (GEOBI) 2.00 27.1 credits

Geography (GEOBA)

Geography (GEOBS)

2.00 27.1 credits

Geosciences (GSCBA)

Geosciences (GSCBS)

2.00 27.1 credits
Materials Science and Engineering (MATSE) 2.00 27.1 credits
Meteorology (METEO) 2.00 27.1 credits
Mining Engineering (MNG E) 2.00 27.1 credits
Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering (PNG E) 2.00 27.1 credits