Geography - Minor
The Department of Geography offers a minor in Geography.
|Code||Title||Semester Credit Hours|
|GEOG 201||Introduction to Human Geography||3|
& GEOG 213
and Planet Earth Lab
|Select one of the following:||3|
Select from the following:
|Geography of the Global Village|
|Geography of the United States|
|Geography of Texas|
|Introduction to Urban Geography|
|Geography of Energy|
|The Middle East|
|Geography of Latin America|
|Global Climatic Regions|
|Resources and the Environment|
|Concepts in Geographic Education|
|Remote Sensing in Geosciences|
|Workshop in Environmental Studies|
|Principles of Geographic Information Systems|
|Interpretation of Aerial Photographs|
|Arid Lands Geomorphology|
|Geography of Terrorism|
|Principles of Plant Geography|
|History and Nature of Geography|
|Special Topics in...|
|Total Semester Credit Hours||16|
The selection of courses must be made in agreement with the geography department advisor for minor programs.
Minimum GPA of 2.000 must be maintained in the minor coursework. 6 hours must be upper division courses, 3 of which must be at the 400-level.
- Geography Minor: minimum of 16 credits in the discipline with at least 6 hours in upper-division courses, 3 hours of which must be at the 400 level.
- Minimum of 6 credits must be taken in residence at either Texas A&M University or Texas A&M at Galveston.
- Students must meet with the department’s advisor for minor programs for approval of courses selected (any substitutions must be approved by the department head).
- Minimum cumulative GPR of 2.0 must be achieved for all courses in the minor.