Geography, Minor

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Minimum Total Credit Hours: 18

Program Code: N466

  • The requirements for a minor must be completed concurrently with the major degree requirements.
  • No minor may be added by completing courses after receiving the bachelor’s degree.

A minimum 2.00 GPA is required in all work presented for minor credit.

Required Courses

Choose a minimum of 6 hours from the following:6
Human Geography 1
Physical Geography 2
Introduction to Geohumanities
Economic Geography 3
Choose one of the following:3-4
Quantitative Methods
Fundamentals of Geographic Information Systems
Fundamentals of Remote Sensing
GIS 2023Introduction to Spatial Thinking and Computer Mapping3
Upper Division Electives
Choose at least 6 additional hours of upper division (courses numbered 3000+) graded Geography courses selected in consultation with an academic advisor from the Department of Geography6
Total Credit Hours18

Also fulfills a General Education Western Civilization requirement. 


Also fulfills a General Education Natural Science with Lab requirement.


Also fulfills a General Education Social Science requirement.

  • The successful completion of a minor will be entered on the student’s permanent record at the time the degree is recorded.