College of Arts and Sciences
Department of Geology
221 McGilvrey Hall
The Geology minor is for students who have a primary interest in a field that can be complemented by a basic knowledge of geological concepts. The minor can be of particular benefit to students majoring in anthropology, architecture, business, geography, journalism, political science, environmental law, recreation and park management and other liberal arts or science fields.I. GEOLOGY MINOR PREREQUISITES
BSCI 10110 Biological Diversity
30560 Invertebrate Zoology
CHEM 10060 General Chemistry *
II. GEOLOGY MINOR REQUIREMENTS (21 credits)
Course Title Credits
GEOL Geology courses not listed ** 18
Choose from the following: 3
GEOL 11040 Earth Dynamics (3)
11042 Earth History (3)
21062 Environmental Geology (3)
21080 Oceanography (3)
* ACT math score of 18 or MATH 11009 or MATH 11010 or MATH 11012 or MATH 12002 or MATH 12011 or MATH 12021 is the prerequisite for this course. This course is a pre/corequisite for GEOL 23063.
** Maximum 3 credits hours of GEOL 40096 may be applied to the 18 upper-division credit hours.
S/U graded classes may not be applied to the minor.
Minimum cumulative 2.00 GPA required for graduation.