The home of the Geography program and minor at SOU is in the interdisciplinary Department of Social Sciences, Policy and Culture. Geography courses serve the curriculum of the SOU University Studies Program (general education), as well as the International Studies Program and the Environmental Studies Program. The Geography minor may be of interest to students in these programs as well as those participating in related business, education, social and natural science disciplines.
Geography courses and the Geography minor are broad in scope. Students may choose from a variety of course subjects including human geography, regional geography, natural resources, conservation, land use planning, economic geography, weather and climate, cartography, geomorphology, and geographic information systems.
Interested students should contact the Geography Program coordinator for appropriate advice regarding the Geography minor.