Geography Minor

Minor Program

Credit Hours
Minor Program Requirements15
Introduction to Human Geography
Physical Geography
World Regional Geography
GEOG - 12 credit hours of Upper Division courses (3000-level and above)
Total Credit Hours15

For individuals seeking teacher certification through MAT, the following list of courses is recommended.

Credit Hours
Recommended Courses for MAT
Highly Recommended
GEOG   3330Weather and Climate 3
GEOG   5530Cultural Geography3
Select 9 credit hours of the following:9
Geography of Latin America
Geography of Asia
Geography of Europe
Urban Geography
Economic Geography
Population Geography
Political Geography
Nature and Society
Field Studies in Geography
Total Credit Hours15

For further information regarding Certification, please refer to the College of Education section.


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