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 who minor in geology at SLU study the Earth as they investigate and try to understand geological phenomenons like volcanoes, earthquakes, floods, landslides, erosion and plate tectonics.
EAS 1430 & EAS 1435
Introduction to the Solid Earth and Introduction to the Solid Earth Lab
Earth's Dynamic Environment II
Intro to Oceanography Lab
EAS 2200 & EAS 2205
Mineralogy and Mineralogy Lab
Field Techniques in the Geosciences
Minor Elective Courses
Select six to eight credits of the following:
Computer Applications in Earth Science
Structural Geology Laboratory
Students with a minor in geology must maintain a 2.00 GPA in their minor coursework.