Geography – Minor

In geography, you’ll learn about the relationship between the human and natural worlds. The program is ideal for students who are interested in cartography, how natural resources are used, urban planning and human migration. The skills you will learn in the geography program will equip you to work in many fields, including business, government, international studies and education.

credits required for the Geography minor

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of students are assigned multiple advisers devoted to guiding them through their four years at WOU

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of students who apply to WOU are selected for admission

Example Courses

Highlights of the program

  • Explain important elements of geographic thought and practice
  • Interpret the relationships between people, space and place
  • Analyze the relationship between humans and the environment

Faculty

SHAUN HUSTON

Professor, Geography
503-838-8296 | hustons@wou.edu | BELL 217

SRIRAM KHE

Professor, Geography
503-838-8852 | khes@wou.edu | BELL 219

JOSEPH ODURO APPIAH

NTT Assistant Professor, Geography
appiahj@wou.edu

MARK VAN STEETER

Associate Professor, Geography
503-838-8855 | vanstem@wou.edu | BELL 216

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Contact Us

Phone: 503-838-8288

Email: mcgladm@wou.edu

Location: BELL 231