Geology, Minor

The geology minor focuses on the history and development of the earth. The program places a strong emphasis on field studies as a means of appreciating the materials, landforms, and forces interacting throughout geological time.

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
5
ENVR 1202
and ENVR 1203
History of Earth and Life
and Interpreting Earth History
5
ENVR 2310
and ENVR 2311
Earth Materials
and Lab for ENVR 2310
5
ENVR 3000
and ENVR 3001
Igneous Petrology and Volcanology
and Lab for ENVR 3000
5

Geology Elective

Complete one ENVR course.4

GPA Requirement

2.000 GPA required in the minor