Geoscience Minor

Students must fulfill 20 credits for a minor in Geoscience

The required courses are as follows:

1. Laboratory Science (8 credits)
21:460:103 Planet Earth (3)
21:460:104 Planet Earth Laboratory (1)
21:460:206 Environmental Geology (3)
21:460:207 Environmental Geology Laboratory (1)

2. 12 credits from the following courses:
21:460:311 Geologic Field Methods (3)
21:460:314 Stratigraphy (3)
21:460:320 Structural Geology (4)
21:460:323 Rocks & Minerals (4)
21:460:375 Quantitative Methods in the Geosciences (4)
21:460:331 Oceanography (3)
21:460:400 Introduction to Soil Science (4)
21:460:401 Introduction to Geochemistry (3)
21:460:406 Applied Geophysics (3)
21:460:427 Hydrogeology (3)

3 of the 12 credits can be from the following 200 level courses:
21:460:203 Natural Disasters (3)
21:460:215 Environmental Disasters (3)
21:460:220 Forensic Geoscience (3)
21:460:225 Introduction to Oceanography (3)
21:460:230 Weather & Climate