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

student clubs and organizations are waiting to welcome you in


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


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



Professor, Geography
503-838-8296 | | BELL 217


Professor, Geography
503-838-8852 | | BELL 219


Associate Professor, Geography
503-838-8855 | | BELL 216

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