Geoscience Minor

A minor in Geoscience consists of 8 credits of required courses and four additional courses (12-16 credits) from the list of Geoscience Electives.

Required Core Courses

ENVI.2010/2030L Principles of Earth and Environmental Systems I + Laboratory
ENVI.2020/2040L Principles of Earth and Environmental Systems II + Laboratory
GEOL.1010/1030L General Geology + Laboratory (or equivalent) can be substituted for ENVI.2010/2030L

Geoscience Electives (4 courses)

GEOL.2150 Forensic Geology
GEOL.3040/3060L Igneous and Metamorphic Petrology + Laboratory
GEOL.3070/3090L Earth Materials I + Laboratory
GEOL.3080/3100L Earth Materials II + Laboratory
GEOL.3140 Hydrogeology
GEOL.3150 Environmental Geochemistry
GEOL.3190/3210L Surface Processes + Laboratory
GEOL.3220/3240L Structural Geology + Laboratory
GEOL.3310/3330L Earth History + Laboratory
GEOL.3520/3540L Sedimentation and Stratigraphy + Laboratory

Or any other course at the 3000 level or above with an GEOL prefix.

For more information, contact the Department of Environmental, Earth & Atmospheric Sciences.