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Division of Natural Sciences & MathematicsDepartment of Geography & the Environment

Degree Programs

Programs of Study

Undergraduate Minors

Minor in Environmental Science

 

The minor in environmental science is designed to provide students with a firm foundation in earth science, ecology, and the scientific perspective of current issues concerning the environment or the management of natural resources. This minor is an excellent companion for students majoring in either the natural sciences or the social sciences. Students may customize their minor to suit their individual interests.

Minor in Geography

The geography minor is an excellent companion to students majoring in international studies, sociology, environmental science and political science, or anyone interested in the physical or human aspects of the world in which we live.

Minor in Geographic Information Science

Students from other majors who are interested in geotechnology are encouraged to complete the minor in geographic information science. This program provides an overview of a variety of geotechnological skills, including cartography, remote sensing, geographic information systems, and global positioning systems.

Minor in Geology

Students with interests in geology are encouraged to complete the geology minor. The geology minor is an excellent companion for students majoring in geography, environmental science, ecology, and other natural and physical sciences, or anyone with an interest in geology.

Minor in Sustainability

Students with interests in sustainability are encouraged to complete the sustainability minor. The sustainability minor is an excellent companion for students pursuing any major at the university.

Minor in Tourism

Students with interests in tourism are encouraged to complete the tourism minor.  The tourism minor is an excellent companion for students in hotel and restaurant management, geography, anthropology, biology, or English.