earth resources minor

You’ll get a solid understanding of how the physical world has been created over millions of years with this minor program. It covers stratigraphy, volcanoes, hydrology and geographic information systems for a wider view of Earth’s resources and how they can be managed and preserved.

credits required for the Earth Resources minor

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of students are assigned multiple advisers devoted to guiding them through their four years at WOU

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of students who apply to WOU are selected for admission

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HIGHLIGHTS OF THE PROGRAM

  • Understand Earth’s formation and gain an appreciation for natural systems
  • Learn how to manage natural resources – for students who want to work in environmental fields
  • See how the roles of Earth’s resources are all interconnected

Example Courses

Faculty

DON ELLINGSON

NTT Instructor, Earth/Physical Science
503-838-8865 | ellingd@wou.edu | NS 111

MATTHEW GOSLIN

NTT Instructor, Earth/Physical Science
goslinm@wou.edu

JEFFREY MYERS

Professor, Earth/Physical Science
503-838-8365 | myersj@wou.edu | NS 214

JEREMIAH OXFORD

NTT Instructor, Earth/Physical Science
503-838-8680 | oxfordj@wou.edu | NS 212

WILLIAM SCHOENFELD

Associate Professor, Earth/Physical Science
503-838-8165 | schoenfw@wou.edu | NS 209

GRANT SMITH

NTT Assistant Professor, Earth/Physical Science
503-838-8242 | smithg@wou.edu | NS 213

STEVE TAYLOR

Professor, Earth/Physical Science
503-838-8398 | taylors@wou.edu | NS 210

JEFFREY TEMPLETON

Professor, Department Head, Earth/Physical Science
503-838-8858 | templej@wou.edu | NS 211

PHILIP WADE

NTT Instructor, Earth/Physical Science
503-838-8225 | wadep@wou.edu | NS 112

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Contact Us

Phone: 503-838-8858

Email: templej@wou.edu

Location: NS 211