In the Geography minor program, you can learn how to apply methods such as observation, visualization, analysis and modeling to explain the spatial relationships between people and their physical environments.​

Course Requirements​

  • Any six Geography courses, selected with the approval of the student’s Geography faculty advisor.

A student completing a Geography minor is eligible to simultaneously complete a GIS Certificate. No more than 3 Geography minor courses can be applied to a GIS Certificate. A student wishing to complete a Geography minor and a GIS Certificate will complete a minimum of 8 Geography courses. Please see a faculty advisor in the Department of Geography for further details. ​Students majoring in Geography (BA) or minoring in Geography Nature-Society Studies or Urban Geography and Planning are restricted from earning this minor.