Petroleum Engineering - Minor

The Harold Vance Department of Petroleum Engineering offers a minor to students within the College of Engineering who are interested in a better understanding of petroleum engineering.  Students pursuing the minor will take courses covering different component areas within petroleum engineering, such as drilling and production.  Eligible students must submit an application in order to be considered for a minor in Petroleum Engineering.

Additional Requirements:

Minimum of 3.0 GPA with at least 30 hours of Texas A&M resident credit is required to enter the minor.

A grade of C or better is required in minor courses.

GEOL 104Physical Geology4
PETE 225Introduction to Drilling Systems3
PETE 310Reservoir Fluids4
PETE 311Reservoir Petrophysics4
PETE 325Petroleum Production Systems3
Total Semester Credit Hours18

Students must make a grade of "C" or better in all courses.