Ph.D. Minors | Department of Geology | Kent State University

Ph.D. Minors

Approved Geology Ph.D. minors and associated courses

Ph.D. MinorsA minimum of 3 courses is needed for a minor. Equivalent graduate courses taken elsewhere or for the MS degree at Kent State University can count.

Chemical Geology

  • GEOL 53040 Principles of Geochemistry
  • GEOL 52069/72069 Hydrogeochemistry
  • GEOL 53042/73042 Environmental Geochemistry
  • GEOL 50095/60095 Environmental Mineralogy
  • GEOL 50095/60095 Environmental Soil Science

Crustal Processes

  • GEOL 51025 General Geophysics
  • GEOL 51080 Tectonics and Orogeny
  • GEOL 50095/60095 Natural Hazards & Geologic Disasters
  • GEOL 53040 Principles of Geochemistry
  • GEOL 52030/72030 Remote Sensing

Engineering Geology

  • GEOL 52078 Engineering Geology
  • GEOL 62079/72079 Advanced Engineering Geology
  • GEOL 62082/72082 Introduction to Soil Mechanics
  • GEOL 62084/72084 Foundation Engineering
  • GEOL 62083/72083 Rock Slope Stability

Hydrogeologic Processes

  • GEOL 52067 Introductory Hydrogeology
  • GEOL 52068 Contaminant Hydrology and Hydrogeology
  • GEOL 62068/72068 Advanced Hydrogeology
  • GEOL 62011/72011 Hydrology
  • GEOL 50095/60095 Fluvial Processes
  • GEOL 50095/60095 Watershed Hydrology
  • GEOL 52069/72069 Hydrogeochemistry
  • GEOL 62065/72065 Hydrogeological Systems

Sedimentary Geology

  • GEOL 63063/73063 Sedimentary Petrology
  • GEOL 64065/74065 Sedimentology
  • GEOL 63067/73067 Carbonate Rocks
  • GEOL 54074 Paleoceanography
  • GEOL 52074 Environmental Core and Well Logging
  • GEOL 50095/60095 ST: Marine Sedimentary Processes
  • GEOL 54070 Principles of Stratigraphy
  • GEOL 50095/60095 Petroleum Geology

Invertebrate Paleontology

  • GEOL 64028/74028 Paleoecology
  • GEOL 64030/74030 Systematic Invertebrate Paleontology I
  • GEOL 64032/74032 Systematic Invertebrate Paleontology II
  • GEOL 64034/74034 Micropaleontology
  • GEOL 54074 Paleoceanography
  • GEOL 64038/74038 Paleolimnology

Surface processes

  • GEOL 42065/52065 Watershed Hydrology
  • GEOL 64034/74034 Cenozoic Climate Change
  • GEOL 50095/60095 ST: Fluvial Processes
  • GEOL 52030/72030 Remote Sensing
  • GEOL 54074 Paleoceanography
  • GEOL 64038/74038 Paleolimnology
  • GEOG 59070/79070 Geographic Information Science
  • GEOG 59080/79080 Advanced Geographic Information Science
  • GEOL 64065/74065 Sedimentology
  • GEOL 50095/60095 Environmental Soil Science