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Geographic Information Science Minor

The Geographic Information Science minor aims to provide fundamental training in GIScience that is needed for students from various disciplines to advance their career. The curriculum of the GIS minor is based on that of the GIS major, which includes a diverse range of courses that can be selected by students to count toward the proposed minor degree. These classes will provide students with extensive experience in mapping, geospatial analysis, geospatial modeling, environmental modeling, and statistical methods. Most of the courses include lab component to give students hands-on training using various GIS technologies.

GIS Minor Curriculum 

Minor declared SP24 and beyond


Minor declared SP23 and earlier

Requirements may vary depending upon declaration semester. Please contact advising with questions, geographyadvising@osu.edu 





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