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
Introduction to Human Geography
The World: Peoples and Regions
Geography of Race in the United States
Globalization and Economic Development
Our Urban Environment: Introduction to Urban Geography
Geography of Asia
GEOG 120Our Physical Environment3
or GEOG 125 Introduction to Environmental Geography
GEOG 215Introduction to Geographic Information Science3
or GEOG 405 Cartography
Select 9 credits9
Total Credits18