Academic Catalog 2021-2022

Slippery Rock University

Geography, Minor

To access Minor Requirements, please view the Curriculum Guide tab.

Related Links

Geography, Minor Program Page

Geography, Geology, and the Environment Department Page

Professional Licensure/Certification Page

Curriculum Guide

GPA Requirement

2.0 or higher Minor GPA

Minor Requirements

  • Students must complete at least 6 credit hours in their minor from SRU
  • A minimum of 6 credit hours must be upper division (courses numbered 300 and above)
  • A minor shall be no fewer than 18 credits.
Group 1
Select two of the following:6
The Natural Environment
Cultural Geography
Economic Geography
Group 2
GES 202United States and Canada3
or GES 301 Geography of Rural Areas
Group 3
Select one of the following:3
General Methods of Fieldwork
Cartography I
Remote Sensing
Geography Electives
Select any 3 Geography courses at 200 level or above:9
Any 200 level GES course
Any 300 level GES course
Any 400 level GES course
Total Hours21

Important Curriculum Guide Notes

This Curriculum Guide is provided to help SRU students and prospective students better understand their intended major curriculum. Enrolled SRU students should note that the My Rock Audit may place already-earned and/or in progress courses in different, yet valid, curriculum categories. Enrolled SRU students should use the My Rock Audit Report and materials and information provided by their faculty advisers to ensure accurate progress towards degree completion. The information on this guide is current as of the date listed. Students are responsible for curriculum requirements at the time of enrollment at the University.

PASSHE - Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education Institutions

This program is effective as of Fall 2003.
Revised 8-2019