Geography - Minor
Department of Geography
413 McGilvrey Hall
The Geography minor offers students a foundation in this expanding field and will be of interest to students studying in areas such as geology, education, sociology, biology, political science, history, anthropology and public health.
Fully Offered At:
- Kent Campus
- Stark Campus
Admission to a minor is open to students declared 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 declared 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.
|Minor Electives, choose from the following:||9|
|NATURE AND SOCIETY|
|INTRODUCTION TO GEOGRAPHY (KSS)|
|WORLD GEOGRAPHY (DIVG) (KSS)|
|GEOGRAPHY OF THE UNITED STATES AND CANADA (DIVD) (KSS)|
|PHYSICAL GEOGRAPHY (KBS)|
|HUMAN GEOGRAPHY (DIVG) (KSS)|
|MAPPING OUR WORLD|
|Geography Upper-Division Electives (GEOG 30000 or 40000 level)||6|
|Minimum Total Credit Hours:||15|
|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).
- Minimum 6 credit hours in the minor must be upper-division coursework (30000 and 40000 level).
- Minimum 6 credit hours in the minor must be outside of the course requirements for any major or other minor the student is pursuing.
- Minimum 50 percent of the total credit hours for the minor must be taken at Kent State (in residence).