The geology minor requires a broad selection of courses in geology and earth sciences, chosen through advisement. It is designed for a diverse clientele, many of whom desire to strengthen their employability. Candidates for this program may include science majors contemplating a future in geophysics or geochemistry, students in environmental fields with a geological aspect, and students who may wish to be involved in land use planning.
Total Required Credit Hours 19-23 cr
Required Courses (7 cr)
GES 101 Introductory Geology
GES 102 Historical Geology
GES 103 Introductory Lab (1 cr)
Electives (12-16 credits)
Choose four upper-level geology (GES) courses (12-16cr) by advisement.