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Undergraduate Catalog 2016-2017


Geology (GEOL)
1115 Geology Building, 301-405-4365

An undergraduate minor in Hydrology recognizes concentrated study in a designated field in the College of Computer, Mathematical, and Natural Sciences. The award of a minor will be noted on the student's transcript at the time of graduation.

This minor may be earned by students not majoring in Geology and is administered by the Geology Undergraduate Studies Director.

A grade of "C-" or better must be earned in all courses required for the minor.  See www.geol.umd.edu for more information.

Minor Requirements

GEOL100/110 Physical Geology/Lab, or 4
GEOL120/110 Environmental Geology/Lab 4
GEOL451 Groundwater 3
GEOL452 Watershed and Wetlands Hydrology 3
  Two from:  
GEOL436 Principles of Biogeochemisty 3
GEOL444 Low Temperature Geochemistry 4
GEOL453 Ecosystem Restoration, or 3
      GEOL435 Environmental Geochemistry 3
GEOL499 Special Problems in Geology 3


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