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:
- GEOG 2500.
- At least three credits from the following GEOG 2505 and 3530. Students are encouraged to take both.
- At least three elective credits from GEOG methods classes: GEOG 2410, 2510, 3110, 3500Q, 3505, 3510, 3512, 4090*, 4091*, 4095*, 4099*, 4130, 4230, 4515, 4516, 4518, 4519.
- At least three additional credits from either the list of GEOG classes in the previous two points or the list of approved, related classes associated with the GIS Major.
Geography majors may not use any Geography course to fulfill both major and minor requirements.
The minor is offered by the Geography Department.