Minor in Earth Science

Minor in Earth Science

  • Minimum Credit Hours Required: 18
  • The following courses are required:
    • One 100‐level ERTH class and associated lab (4 hrs)
    • Two classes from the following list: ERTH 200, 201, 202, 203, or 204
    • Additional 200-level or higher from ERTH, GEOL, GEOP, GEOC, or HYD, to reach 18 credits

Minor in Geobiology

  • Minimum Credit Hours Required: 18
  • The following courses are required:
    • ERTH 101 (3), ERTH 101L (1), ERTH 201 & ERTH 201L (4)
    • BIOL 111 & 111L (4)
    • Two classes from the following list: ERTH 450 (3), ERTH 390 (3), BIOL 341 (3), BIOL 344 (3), ERTH 449/BIOL 449 (3)

Minor in Geophysics

  • Minimum Credit Hours Required: 19-20
  • The following courses are required:
    • ERTH 101 (3), ERTH 101L (1), ERTH 440 (3), ERTH 440L (1)
    • Three classes from the following list: ERTH 401 (2), ERTH 412 (3), ERTH 445 (3), ERTH 448 (3), ERTH 455 (3), and GEOP (3)

Minor in Hydrology

  • Minimum Credit Hours Required: 19-20
  • The following courses are required:
    • ERTH 101 (3), ERTH 101L (1), ERTH 440 (3), ERTH 440L (1)
    • Three classes from the following list: ERTH 340 (3), ERTH 401 (2), ERTH 407 (3), ERTH 411 (3), ERTH 412 (3), ERTH 413 (3), ERTH 414 (3)
    • One class from the following list: Math 335 (3), CHEM 422 (3)

Minor in Mineral Resources

  • Minimum Credit Hours Required: 20
  • The following courses are required:
    • ERTH 101 (3), ERTH 101L (1), ERTH 412 (3), ERTH 200 (4), ERTH 462/ME 462 (3)
    • Two classes from the following list: ERTH 431 (3), GEOL 551 (3), ME 220 (3), ME 360 (3)

Minor in Petroleum Geology

  • Minimum Credit Hours Required: 19-20
  • The following courses are required:
    • ERTH 101 (3), ERTH 101L (1), ERTH 203 (3), ERTH 460 (3)
    • Three classes from the following list: ERTH 445 (3), ERTH 447 (3), ERTH 453 (4), ERTH 461 (3)

Additional details, including course descriptions, are in the College Catalog.

Click here to return to the Degree overview page