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Geography Minor

Required: minimum of 18 semester hours

Any six courses (18 semester hours) constitute a minor, but the following suggested course sequences will be of interest to certain students pursuing specific majors and with certain career objectives such as planning, environmental conservation, or business:

  1. General Geography Minor—1 physical, 1 human, 1 regional, 1 techniques course, and any other two geography courses
  2. Minor emphasizing Urban Planning—any six (6) courses from: 105, 301, 302, 303, 304, 306, 344, 502, 522, 533
  3. Minor emphasizing Environmental Studies—any six (6) courses from: 103 or 106/106L, 105, 121, 205, 303, 305, 311, 312, 314, 330, 357, 359, 510, 511, 521, 570
  4. Minor emphasizing Geographic Information Science and Techniques—for the student desiring to acquire geographic research, writing, and cartographic techniques, any six (6) courses from: 105, 121, 322, 357, 359, 522, 533, 557, 559
  5. Geography Minor for majors in the School of Business and Economics—for the major who wishes to acquire knowledge of industrial location, international trade, demographic change and environmental impact—any six (6) courses from: 102, 103 or 106/106L, 104, 105, 121, 301, 302, 303, 306, 344, 491, 522, 533