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School of Sciences, Sustainability, and Health

20 credits

A minor in Geography strengthens a liberal arts education. A geographic perspective provides a complement to majors such as Environmental Studies, History, and Sociology. In this 20-credit minor, students will take a course in both of the major subfields of geography: physical and cultural. Students will also select from regional, systematic, and geographic skills courses.

Minor Requirements

ISGEOG 203 Globalization Culture & Place
INGEOS 201 The Physical Earth

Select one of the following regional courses:

  • GEOG 340 Topics in Regional Geography
  • GEOG 371 Geography Field Studies

Select one of the following systematic fields of geography:

  • GEOG 303 The Politics of Place
  • GEOG 307 Urban Geography
  • GEOG 308 Planning for Sustainability
  • GEOG 330 Natural Resource Management
  • GEOG 334 Outdoor Recreation
  • GEOG 335 Sustainable Tourism