Geology minors at Saint Louis University explore the field-oriented science by mapping and analyzing rocks, deciphering the Earth’s history from the rock record, locating natural resources, identifying natural and man-made hazards, and understanding Earth’s natural processes. Students will study the Earth as they investigate and try to understand geological phenomenons like volcanoes, earthquakes, floods, landslides, erosion and plate tectonics.
Earth Systems I-The Solid Earth
Earth's Environment I Lab
Earth's Dynamic Environment II
Earth's Environment II Lab
Field Techniques in the Geosciences
Minor Elective Courses
Select six to eight credits of the following:
Computer Applications in Earth Science
Surface Processes Laboratory
Structural Geology Laboratory
Students with a minor in Geology must maintain a 2.00 GPA in their minor coursework.