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CIP 2010

Detail for CIP Code 40.0606

Title: Geochemistry and Petrology.

Definition: A program that focuses on the scientific study of the igneous, metamorphic, and hydrothermal processes within the earth and the mineral, fluid, rock, and ore deposits resulting from them. Includes instruction in mineralogy, crystallography, petrology, volcanology, economic geology, meteoritics, geochemical reactions, deposition, compound transformation, core studies, theoretical geochemistry, computer applications, and laboratory studies.

Action: No Substantive Changes

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Code Title Action Code Title
40.0606 Geochemistry and Petrology. No substantive changes 40.0606 Geochemistry and Petrology.
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