2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Apr 19, 2024  
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog

Geography Minor


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Geography studies the spatial distributions and interactions of peoples, places, and environments throughout the world.  The discipline describes, analyzes and represents these spatial phenomena.  A geography minor relates to many other disciplines, with robust spatial sub-fields such as Environmental Science, History, Criminal Justice, Biology, Political Science, Leisure Studies, Cultural Studies, Ethnic and Gender Studies, and Economics and Management.

 

Twelve (12) of the Geography Minor credits have to be from Westfield State University.

Requirements for the Geography Minor


The minor requires a total of 18 - 19 credits as follows:

Additional Graduation Requirements


All students must meet the University Graduation Requirements  and complete a common core of studies, distributed among the different academic areas as detailed in the Common Core .

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