The Geology Minor


The Geology Minor is a great complement to a variety of majors: Civil Engineering (particularly those in geotechnical engineering), Physics, etc. Please see below for the structure and requirements of the geology minor. Questions? Email Tony Garcia (geology minor advisor) or Cal Poly Geology.


  • Total unit requirement: 24.

    • 12 units are specified.

    • 12 units are electives - consult with any of the geology faculty to help make a selection tailored to your needs and interests.

Please see the spreadsheet below for details.

Geology Minor