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Petroleum Geology

Master of Science in Geology with a Specialization in Petroleum Geology

Program will be taught at:
The Department of Earth & Atmospheric Sciences
University of Houston

Subsequent Program (Cohort 16) Start Date: January 2015

Application Deadline for Spring 2015: November 10, 2014

Class times: Fridays 1-5 pm, Saturdays 8 am-4:30 pm, Wednesdays, exam only 6-9 pm.
Each class has three weekends with Friday and Saturday classes followed by a fourth Friday Class. The following Wednesday is the normally scheduled exam time.

DateInstructor(s)
6363 - Carbonate Sedimentology
Sept. 6 - Oct. 2, 2014 Dr. Henry Chafetz
University of Houston
6358 - Terrigenous Depositional Systems
Oct. 4-30, 2014 Dr. William Dupre
University of Houston
6372 - Petroleum Geochemistry
Nov. 1-27, 2014 Dr. Adry Bissada
University of Houston
6381 - Petroleum Geology
Jan. 17 - Feb. 12, 2014 Dr. Don Van Nieuwenhuise
University of Houston
6350 - Advanced Structural Geology
Feb. 14 - Mar. 12, 2014 Dr. Michael Murphy
University of Houston
6395 - Petroleum Seismology
Mar. 21 - Apr. 16, 2014 Dr. Hua-Wei Zhou
University of Houston
6380 - Sequence Stratigraphy
May 2-21, 2014 Dr. Janok Bhattacharya
McMaster & University of Houston
7325 - Petrophysics and Formation Evaluation
May 30 - Jun. 25, 2014 Dr. Michael Myers
University of Houston
6390 - 3D Seismic Interpretation I
Jun. 27 - Jul. 30, 2014 Dr. Pete Emmet
University of Houston
6393 - Seismic Amplitude Interpretation
Aug. 1-27, 2014 Dr. Fred Hilterman
University of Houston
6379 - Applied Biostratigraphy
Sept. 5 - Nov. 1, 2014 Dr. Don Van Nieuwenhuise & Peter Copeland
University of Houston
6351 - Basin Modeling
Oct. 3-29, 2014 Dr. Jolante Van Wijk
New Mexico
6397 - Capstone Project
Oct. 31 - Nov. 26, 2014 Faculty
University of Houston

Contact Information

Department Chairman:
Dr. Hua-Wei Zhou

Director, Professional Geoscience Programs:
Dr. Donald S. Van Nieuwenhuise
Phone: 713-743-3423
Fax: 713-748-7906
Email: donvann@uh.edu

Department of Earth & Atmospheric Science
University of Houston
Houston, Texas 77204-5007