Minor in Geography


The geography minor requires the completion, with a GPA of 2.0 or above in all geography courses attempted at UWM, of 18 credits in geography courses, at least 9 of which must be at the 300 level or above taken in residence at UWM. In addition, students must attain a 2.0 GPA on all courses attempted in the minor, including transfer work. The following are required:

Select one of the following:3
GEOG 105
Introduction to Human Geography
GEOG 110
The World: Peoples and Regions
GEOG 114
Geography of Race in the United States
GEOG 115
Globalization and Economic Development
GEOG 140
Our Urban Environment: Introduction to Urban Geography
GEOG 213
Geography of Asia
GEOG 231
Muslim Geographies: Identities and Politics
GEOG 120Our Physical Environment3
or GEOG 125 Introduction to Environmental Geography
Select one of the following:3
GEOG 215
Introduction to Geographic Information Science
GEOG 225
The Language of Maps
GEOG 405
Select 9 credits9
Total Credits18