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Department of Geography & Environmental Sustainability at SUNY Oneonta
317 Milne Library
(607) 436-3459
Fax: (607) 436-3438

Dr. Wendy Lascell

Jill Stafford

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Curriculum Minor: GEOG

With the exception of Geography majors, this minor is open to all undergraduates.  It is designed to provide a broad coverage of the discipline while offering flexibility in choice within the different fields of geographic study.  Students interested in this minor should contact the Department of Geography, Milne Library 317 (436-3459) for further information.

Core Requirement

3 s.h.

GEOG 100     Introductory Geography


Fields of Study

15 s.h.

Field 1:  Physical Geography   

Select 1 of the following:   3 s.h.
GEOG 201  Physical Geography of the Global Environment
GEOG 202  Regional Climatology

Field 2:  Human Geography   

Select 1 of the following: 3 s.h.
GEOG 225  Population Geography and the Environment
GEOG 230  Geography of Culture and Environment
GEOG 231  Religion, Spirit, and Environment

Field 3:  Spatial Organization   

Select 1 of the following: 3 s.h.
GEOG 210  Economic Geography
GEOG 220  Political Geography
GEOG 233  Urban Geography

Field 4:  Geographic Methods   

Select 1 of the following: 3 s.h.
GEOG 240 Cartographic Principles
GEOG 241 GIS: Principles and Methods
GEOG 244 Environmental Applications of GIS

Field 5:  Regional Geography      

Select 1 of the following:  3 s.h.
Select one regional geography course.           




TOTAL: 18 s.h. 

College rules pertaining to curriculum majors also apply to curriculum minors (GPA of at least 2.00 in courses applied toward minor; no Pass/Fail Option grading in courses applied toward minor; residence requirement; etc.)