Soil Chemistry and Physics Major

Description: A program that focuses on the application of chemical and physical principles to research and analysis concerning the nature and properties of soils and the conservation and management of soils. Includes instruction in soil and fluid mechanics, mineralogy, sedimentology, thermodynamics, geomorphology, environmental systems, analytical methods, and organic and inorganic chemistry.

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Soil Chemistry and Physics Major

What Courses Do Soil Chemistry and Physics Majors Take?

The required and elective courses you would take for Soil Chemistry and Physics majors vary considerably among institutions. Courses are listed here that are illustrative of the breadth of topics you are likely to experience were you to major in this field.