geology minor full

Have you got your sights set on a career in the hard sciences? Ball State’s minor in geology will equip you with the knowledge and practical skills needed to excel in your field.

In addition to mastering topics surrounding the materials, structure, and surface features of the earth, you’ll graduate ready to apply your geologic knowledge to mankind’s environmental and resource problems.

Minor Requirements

A minor in geology consists of 18 credits with emphasis on understanding the geological environment and history of Planet Earth.

Coursework includes a regularly scheduled laboratory.

Specific elective sequences are recommended for particular majors, such as various business, environmental planning, and science disciplines.

For a complete list of all courses and their descriptions, please see our Course Catalog.

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How to Enroll

Fill out the form below and return it to the Department of Geological Sciences, or email it to Brenda Rathel using your Ball State University email address.