The Geology minor is a valuable option for students interested in the environment. It is especially appropriate for those who wish to work for government agencies, environmental consulting firms, mining and oil / natural gas companies, parks and recreations providers.
Learn to collect and interpret data from a dynamic natural system.
Advance written and oral communication skills.
Develop critical thinking, analytical and problem-solving skills, using scientific techniques and methods.
Program Learning Outcomes:
Students will apply scientific principles and methods to the investigation of geological phenomenon.
Students will apply appropriate analytical, quantitative, and instrument-based approaches to geological assessments by resolving real-world problems in lab, field, and classroom.