Geological sciences provide an important perspective
to fields like environmental science, environmental
studies, and geography and environmental planning.
This program is designed to furnish majors in
sciences, humanities, business or the arts with a background
that will enrich their education and deepen
their understanding of the earth around them, particularly
its materials, processes, history and environmental
challenges. Students in the geology minor are
required to complete the following courses:
Required Courses (24 units)
GEOL 121 or GEOL 122
Physical Geology or Honors Physical Geology
Upper-Division Geology Units
Students in the geology minor should consult with a
geology adviser as soon as possible to design a program
to meet their particular needs and interests.
Department of Physics, Astronomy & Geosciences
Smith Hall, Room 445 (map)
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.