Minor in Geography

The Geography-Anthropology program offers a minor in geography.

All students with majors or specific discipline minors in the social sciences must achieve at least six credits with grades of B or better in the requirements of those majors or minors. No grades of D will be counted toward fulfillment of the major or minor requirements. Except for Independent Studies, no required course may be repeated more than one time.

All students are reminded that, in addition to meeting departmental requirements for the major, they must also meet the University's minimum readiness requirements and the Core curriculum requirements.

The minor in geography shall consist of the following 19 credits:  

  • GEO 101 Human Geography (3 credits)
  • GEO 102 Physical Geography and Lab (4 credits)
  • GEO 120 Geography of Maine (3 credits)
  • GEO 208 Cartography I (3 credits)
        or GEO 305 Remote Sensing (3 credits)

and 6 additional hours of geography courses.

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