Geographic Information Science Minor

The minor consists of courses that provide a strong introduction to the field of Geographic Information Science – the acquisition, evaluation, modeling and analysis of geospatial data. Students electing this minor must complete at least fifteen credits from the following:

  1. GEOG 2500.
  2. At least three credits from the following GEOG 2505 and 3530. Students are encouraged to take both.
  3. At least six credits from the following courses, including three credits in GEOG: CSE 2050, 2100; ECON 2326; GEOG 2410, 2510, 3110, 3500Q, 3505, 3510, 3512, 4090*, 4095*, 4099*, 4130, 4230, 4515, 4516, 4518; MATH 2110Q, 3710; STAT 2215Q.

* Using GEOG 4090, 4095, 4099 requires permission of the undergraduate advisor or department head.

Geography majors may not use any Geography course to fulfill both major and minor requirements.

The minor is offered by the Geography Department.