Minor in Geology

The minor in Geology requires 19 semester credit hours. 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.

Required Courses
GEOL 1410Physical Geology4
GEOL 1420Historical Geology4
GEOL 2410Mineralogy4
Choose 4 hours from the following:4
Petrology
Sedimentation and Stratigraphy
Structural Geology
Paleontology and Biostratigraphy
Hydrogeology
Choose 3 hours from the following:3
Geoarchaeology
Fluvial Processes
Directed Study
Topics in Field Geology
Directed Study
Hydrogeology
Total Hours19