The Geological Sciences minor introduces student to the study of the Earth and its ocean, and the ongoing processes of geophysical and geochemical change.

Curriculum Requirements

Required Courses
GSC 110The Earth System4
GSC 111Earth System History4
GSC 260Earth Materials4
GSC Courses 110 or higher5
Total Credit Hours17

The minor in Geological Sciences consists of 17 credit hours in courses numbered 110 or higher. 


 A minimum grade of “C-” must be earned in each course with an overall GPA of 2.0.