Minor in Geology

Geology is the science and study of the solid matter of the Earth, its composition, structure, physical properties, history, and the processes that shape it. A geology minor is an ideal complement to a number of majors in the natural, social, and applied sciences.

A minor in geology requires 19 hours, including:

GEOL 1410Physical Geology4
GEOL 1420Historical Geology4
GEOL 2410Mineralogy4
Select at least one of the following:4
Petrology
Sedimentation and Stratigraphy
Structural Geology
Paleontology and Biostratigraphy
Hydrogeology
Select at least three hours from the following:3
Geoarchaeology
Fluvial Processes
Directed Study
Topics in Field Geology
Directed Study
Hydrogeology
Total Hours19