Minor in Earth and Atmospheric Sciences - School of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences

Georgia Institute of Technology

Date Posted: June 10, 2022
Submitted by: Lillian Makhoul
Sustainability Topics: Curriculum, Air & Climate
Content Type: Academic Programs
Program Type: Minor


The School of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences offers a minor with seven different tracks. These specific tracks are designed to give non-majors a background in the environmental and global change issues that face the world. This background both allows a broader exposure and gives a strategic background for many careers. The seven tracks are: Climate Change, Earth System Physics, Environmental Chemistry, Environmental Science, Geophysics, Meteorology, Ocean Sciences Classes in the minor that focus on sustainability include EAS 1601 (How to Build a Habitable Planet), EAS 3110 (Environment, Energy, and Society) and EAS 4410 (Climate and Global Change).