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BS in Geology in the Philippines

The BS degree in Geology is a dual-purpose program. It is designed to train students to compete for positions as professional geologists in the job market, but is also designed to provide necessary allied science and math backgrounds to enable the top students to qualify for admission to a geology graduate program.

BS in Geology program aims to provide a sound background in the Earth Sciences, supported by related sciences and mathematics.

Admission requirements for BS in Geology in the Philippines


  • Must have recommendation from high school principal and school guidance counsellor certifying to the applicant’s work and from a prominent member of the community
  • Must have the Original copy of high school card (Form 138A)
  • Must have most recent medical and dental health record
  • Must take and pass the College Entrance Examination
  • Must have a copy of NSO certified birth certificate
  • Must have a certificate of good moral character
  • Must have a copy of high school diploma
  • One 2”x 2” copy of latest photo

Duration of BS in Geology program in the Philippines


The BS in Geology takes 4 years to complete.

Subjects included in the BS in Geology program


  • Elementary Linear Algebra and Differential Equations
  • Multivariable Calculus and Geometry
  • Igneous and Metamorphic Petrology
  • Research in Marine Paleontology
  • Research in Marine Palentology
  • Calculus and Analytic Geometry
  • Stratigraphy & Sedimentation
  • Elementary Linear Algebra
  • Field methods and Theory
  • Probability and Statistics
  • Geology Concentration
  • Advanced Petrography
  • Physics with Calculus
  • Structural Geology
  • General Chemistry
  • Historical Geology
  • Geologic Mapping
  • Physical Geology
  • Geomorphology
  • Honors Calculus
  • GIS in Geology
  • Mineralogy
  • Geophysics

Career opportunities for graduates of BS in Geology in the Philippines


  • Environmental Consultant
  • Mathematical Geologist
  • Exploration Geologist
  • University Professor
  • Structural Geologist
  • Mine Site Geologist
  • District Geologist
  • Senior Geologist
  • Field Geologist

Reviews of BS in Geology graduates:

Aaron Calpa
Studied BS in Geology
at University of Southeastern Philippines , Davao City
Graduated: 2011

About my college education:
BS Geology is an interesting course. It offers a lot of job opportunities here and abroad. It's not that difficult since you would simply memorize and analyze things or situations.

My current job:
Junior Geologist at a Mining Company

Am I using what I learned in college:
Yes it is. Things taught in our school had been useful for me especially in the Board Exam.

How long did it take to find a job after graduation:
It took me less than a month to find a job.

Do I recommend studying BS in Geology:
I would highly recommend students to take BS Geology since if offers vast job opportunities after you graduate.
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