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Introduction 

A minor in Earth Science is an excellent practical addition to any degree program. If you are a STEM major, you will find that Earth Science will complement your understanding of global climate and Earth resources. Are you majoring in Elementary Education? Many ELED students choose the Earth Science minor as a way to meet their requirements. Anyone who wants to enhance their major with a minor that teaches global environmental awareness and an understanding of natural Earth processes will find that an Earth Science minor might be right for them.

Required Courses for the minor in Earth Science

ESCI 207                 Global Climate and Weather..............................4 cr.
ESCI 211                  Physical Geology.................................................4 cr.
ESCI 306                 Rocks and Minerals.............................................4 cr.
ESCI 312                 Historical Geology...............................................4 cr.
One elective in Earth Science at the 300 level (3 - 4 cr.)

Total: 19 - 20 cr.

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