Geology, Minor

The Geology minor is designed to provide the graduates with skills to determine the environmental and/or geologic events that have led to the structures and features of a location and to analyze a field site or geologic region. Areas of interest include mineralogy, petrology, volcanology, stratigraphy, economic geology and paleontology. Geology also includes subjects as varied as environmental geology, evolutionary biology, solid-state chemistry, oceanography, mineral economics and geochronology.

Minor Requirements 1
Core Course
GEOLĀ 100Introduction to Geology1
Advanced Level Courses
Select 5 course units of Advanced Level courses5
Total Course Units6
1

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The degree and major requirements displayed are intended as a guide for students entering in the Fall of 2017 and later. Students should consult with their academic program regarding final certifications and requirements for graduation.