Geographic Information Science - Minor
Department of Geography
413 McGilvrey Hall
The Geographic Information Science minor offers students a foundation in this expanding field and will be of interest to students studying in areas such as anthropology, biology, conservation, computer sciences, sociology and public health.
FULLY OFFERED AT:
- Kent Campus
Admission to a minor is open to students enrolled in a bachelor’s degree, the A.A.B. or A.A.S. degree or the A.T.S. degree (not Individualized Program major). Students enrolled only in the A.A. or A.S. degree or the A.T.S. degree in Individualized Program may not declare a minor. Students may not pursue a minor and a major in the same discipline.
|GEOG 49070||GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SCIENCE||4|
|GEOG 49080||ADVANCED GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SCIENCE||3|
|Choose from the following:||9-10|
|GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SCIENCE AND HEALTH|
|GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SCIENCE: URBAN AND ECONOMIC APPLICATIONS|
|GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SCIENCE AND ENVIRONMENTAL HAZARDS|
|WEB AND MOBILE GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SCIENCE|
|CARTOGRAPHY AND GEOVISUALIZATION |
and CARTOGRAPHY AND GEOVISUALIZATION LABORATORY
|SPECIAL TOPICS IN GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SCIENCE|
|Minimum Total Credit Hours:||16|
|Minimum Minor GPA|
Students must complete at least two upper-division (30000 or 40000 level) courses in the minor at Kent State on a graded basis (A-F).
- Appropriate specialized offerings may be substituted above as available with the approval of the coordinator.