Undergraduate Minor Degree Requirements

Undergraduate Minor

A minor in geology requires 18 hours of coursework in the Department of Geology and Geophysics. Students are required to take one GEOL 1000-level course (3-4); one GEOL 2000-level course (3-4); and fulfill remaining credit hours (10-12) with GEOL 2000-level or higher courses in consultation with their adviser. A grade of C or better is required in each of these courses. 

  • GEOL 1000-level course
  • GEOL 2000-level course 
  • Additional geology course credits (2000-level or greater)


18 credits
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