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2022-2023 SUNY Potsdam Academic Catalog 
2022-2023 SUNY Potsdam Academic Catalog

Geology Minor

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Closed to Geology majors.

The geology minor provides an opportunity for students majoring in the social sciences and the other sciences to relate their major field of study to issues concerning the environment and particularly to geological aspects of land-use. The geology minor is especially appropriate for majors in archeology, anthropology, economics, environmental studies, political science, sociology and the other sciences who anticipate careers in government or industry that will involve issues of public policy concerning the environment.

Program Requirements

Required Courses: 8 Credits

Electives: 13 Credits

Any combination of 300-400 level Geology courses upon advisement.

Grade Requirements

All credits submitted for the minor must be at a grade of 2.0 or higher. Students may not S/U these courses.

Total Credit Hours Required: 21

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