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Ohio University Majors

Geological Sciences Minor

Program Overview

The minor in geological sciences provides students the opportunity to develop a moderate level of specialization in geological sciences.

Admissions Information

Freshman/First-Year Admission

No requirements beyond University admission requirements.

Change of Program Policy

No selective or limited admission requirements.

External Transfer Admission

No requirements beyond University admission requirements.

Opportunities Upon Graduation

The geological sciences minor can provide a degree of breadth to students majoring in fields that have needs for some geological training as part of a career in fields such as environmental science, governmental science positions, and a variety of environmental careers ranging from scientific investigation from a non-geological science field that requires some geological knowledge to a more politically-based career that requires the same knowledge.

Academic Catalog

The academic catalog provides additional information about curriculum and courses for this major.
Academic catalog

Program Details

Degree: Bachelor of Science
Code: OR3321


College of Arts and Sciences 
Geological Sciences Department 
Clippinger Laboratories 316
Athens, OH 45701
Phone: 740.593.1101
Fax: 740.593.0486

Administrative Contact

Alycia Stigall, Chair
Keith Milam, Advising Coordinator

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