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Earth and Planetary Sciences Minor

For Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science

Earth and Planetary Sciences is an interdisciplinary minor where students use chemistry, physics, and biology to gain a deeper understanding of the Earth, its hydrosphere, and the solar system. Students learn about geology, mineralogy, soil science, and water-rock interactions. They also use the latest technology and equipment to understand what’s happening billions of miles away.

The Earth and Planetary Science Minor requires 18 senior-level credits with a minimum of six credits at the 300- or 400-level.

Note: EASC 101 and EASC 102 are required for this minor.

Minor Requirements
Choose 18 credits from senior-level EASC; a maximum of 3 credits in PHSC courses may be used18
Total Credits18