All electives must be approved by the student’s advisory committee chair and graduate coordinator. Electives from other departments can be considered with permission.
Geospatial Analysis: Depending on the design of the thesis project, students are encouraged to make use of courses about surveying and mapping offered by the Department of Engineering Technology, Surveying, and Digital Media. Other thesis topics may incorporate graduate classes from other departments.
Paleontology:Students are encouraged to make use of the unique strengths at ETSU where the paleontology concentration in Biological Sciences and the concentration in Geosciences offers a blend of course work from the two distinct disciplines.