Environmental Geology, Minor

The environmental geology minor provides an understanding of earth surface processes, such as rivers and flooding, groundwater and water supply, landform development, coastline evolution, and geological hazards. The impacts of man on the environment and various means of managing these impacts are among the central themes. The environmental geology program places strong emphasis on field studies.

Complete all courses listed below unless otherwise indicated. Also complete any corequisite labs, recitations, clinicals, or tools courses where specified.

Required Courses

ENVR 1200
and ENVR 1201
Dynamic Earth
and Lab for ENVR 1200
ENVR 1202
and ENVR 1203
History of Earth and Life
and Interpreting Earth History
ENVR 2310
and ENVR 2311
Earth Materials
and Lab for ENVR 2310
ENVR 5210Environmental Planning4
or ENVR 5250 Geology and Land-Use Planning

Geology Elective

Complete one ENVR course.4

GPA Requirement

2.000 GPA required in the minor