Minor in Earth Science
The Minor in Earth Science can be combined with other college-wide Bachelor degrees.
The minor provides students with a broad academic knowledge of foundational and scientific
principles in this field of study. Following are the key knowledge, skill, and ability
goals of this degree program:
- Knowledge of at least two of the core fields of earth science, including petrology,
mineralogy, sedimentology, paleontology, structural geology, engineering geology,
hydrology, climatology, and meteorology.
- Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.