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Academics: Minors

Geology minor

Required courses:
GEOL 151 - Introductory Geology or 120 -Earth Systems
GEOL 152 - Historical Geology
GEOL 215 - Mineralogy and Optical Mineralogy

Required cognates:
CHEM 103 - General Chemistry I

Electives (choose 3):
GEOL 212 - Structural Geology
GEOL 230 - Prehistory of Earth, Life and Humanity
GEOL 251 - Oceanography
GEOG 252- Geomorphology
GEOL 304 - Geochemistry
GEOL 312 - Environmental Geology
GEOL 313 - Paleontology
GEOL 316 - Igneous and Metamorphic Petrology
GEOL 317 - Sedimentation and Stratigraphy
GEOG 322 - Coastal Geomorphology
GEOL 390 - Independent Study
GEOL 395/396 - Research in Geology
GEOG 261 - Cartography and GIS

Geography minor

Required courses:
GEOG 120 - Earth Systems
GEOG 200 - People, Place and Community

Electives:
Approved electives to bring total credits to at least 18 hours, including one elective at the 300-level.

Environmental studies minor

Required courses:
ENST 210 - Human Impacts on the Environment
ENST 302 - Environment and Society
ENST 395 - History and Philosophy of Environmental Thought
GEOG 261 - Cartography and GIS

Electives (choose 2):
ENST 385 - Internship in Environmental Studies
GEOG 110 - World Regions
GEOG 200 - People, Place and Community
GEOG 250- Meteorology
GEOG 351 - City and Regional Planning
GEOL 151 - Introductory Geology or 120 -Earth Systems
GEOL 251 - Oceanography
GEOG 252 - Geomorphology
GEOL 312 - Environmental Geology
an approved Geology interim course
BIOL 345 - Ecosystem Ecology and Management
an approved environmental Biology course
CHEM 101 - The Molecular World
ECON 232 - Environmental and Natural Resource Economics
ENGR 306 - Principles of Environmental Engineering
An approved interim course