At a glance: Geography
The Geography Minor provides students with the ability to apply geographical concepts to their majors. Area Studies emphasizes the exploration of cultural systems from around the world. Visit the department's web site.
ONU offers a minor in geography with options in Area Studies and Geographic Information System.
Faculty who teach in the minor have their PhDs in Geography, History, or Political Science.
Faculty teaching and research interests include practical use of GIS, Russia and the Soviet Union, Water and Conflict in Asia, and Historical GIS.