Students taking this minor complete coursework in the solid Earth, oceanography and the atmosphere.
This has been designated a Green Leaf program.
Eight credits of coursework must be unique to the minor.
For policies governing all minors, see AP.5.3.4 Minors.
Students may not receive both the Geology Minor and the Earth Science Minor.
Total credits: 18-19
Students should refer to the Admissions & Policies tab for specific policies related to this program.
Students must successfully complete the required 18-19 credits with a minimum GPA of 2.00.
|GEOL 101||Introductory Geology I (Mason Core)||4|
|GEOL 309||Introduction to Oceanography||3|
|or BIOL 309||Introduction to Oceanography|
|Select one of the following options:||3-4|
|Introduction to the Fundamentals of Atmospheric Science (Mason Core)|
|Introduction to the Fundamentals of Atmospheric Science Lab (Mason Core)|
|Meteorology and Climate|
|Select 8 credits of GEOL electives||8|