Geographic Information Systems - Undergraduate Minor

The Department of Geography at New Mexico State University offers a minor in Geographic Information Science and Technology (GIS&T) to interested undergraduate students (non-geography majors). To earn a minor in GIS&T, the following courses are required. Note: A grade of C- or better is required for all courses taken for the minor. Students may not take any of these courses S/U.

To earn a minor in GIS&T, the following courses are required.

Prefix Title Credits
Departmental Requirements
GEOG 373Introduction to Remote Sensing4
GEOG 381Cartography and Geographic Information Systems4
GEOG 481Fundamentals of Geographic Information Science (GIS)4
GEOG 482Geodatabase Design3
Select 6-7 credits from the following:6-7
System Design for Geographic Information Science (GIS)3
Advanced Remote Sensing4
GIS and Water Resources3
GIS&T Applications and Modeling3
Total Credits21-22