The minor in Geography and Sustainable Development program is for students who would like to have a good understanding of the most fundamental concepts of Geography and how these concepts are applied to sustainable development. This program is suitable for students  pursuing a degree in another field, and also have a general interest in Geography and Sustainable Development.

Student Learning Outcome:

Foundational Knowledge (SLO1): Students will describe the most fundamental concepts and theories in geography and sustainable development, including the spatial patterns and processes of human and physical phenomena, the interactions between people and nature, and the challenges of simultaneously achieving the goals of human prosperity and environmental conservation worldwide.

Curriculum Requirements

Select One:3
World Regional Geography
Introduction to Human Geography
GEG 120Physical Geography3
GEG 331Sustainable Development3
GEG Electives6
Total Credit Hours15

Students must complete at least 15 credit hours in Geography with a grade of C- or higher.


At least 6 credit hours must be at the 300-level or higher.