Geography-Anthropology

Minor in Geography

The Geography-Anthropology program offers a minor in geography. The Minor in Geography provides students a broad exposure to the discipline with courses focused on the interaction of humans and their natural and built environments, urban and regional development, and resource conservation, among other areas. Students also receive training in cutting edge geographic tools and techniques like GIS and remote sensing.

The Minor in Geography shall consist of 15 credits minimum. No grades of D will be counted toward fulfillment of the major or minor requirements:

  • GEO 101 Human Geography (3 credits) or,
  • GEO 102 Physical Geography and Lab (4 credits) or,
  • GEO 170 Global History: Mapping the World Across Cultures (3 credits)

and 4 additional topical or methods GEO courses to make up 15 credits minimum.