geographic information science minor
This popular minor program takes everything you learned in geography and takes it into the technological world. Learn how to interpret photos taken from the air and the basics of cartography. Some students with geographic information systems training have gone on to intern or work for the state of Oregon on environmental projects. Others apply their informational mapping skills to a variety of social science fields.
credits required for the Geographic Information Science minor
of master's degree can be completed as an undergrad at WOU
of students who apply to WOU are selected for admission
student clubs and organizations are waiting to welcome you in
Highlights of the program
- Explore the intersection of technology and mapping
- Gain insights that become available when population and geographical info collide
- Acquire critical thinking skills and an eye for detail that will be helpful in any career
This minor is a planning tool for prospective students, intended for the current academic year. Once enrolled, WOU students use the online Degree Tracks (DegreeWorks) system to monitor progress toward their college degree.