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2017-2018 General Catalog
Louisiana State University
   
 
  Oct 19, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 General Catalog

Geographic Information Systems Minor


The minor in Geographic Information Systems (GIS) provides students with training in critical GIS skills in acquiring, managing, analyzing, and presenting spatial data and prepares them for an ever expanding GIS job market in the public, not-for-profit, or private sectors.

To graduate with a minor in GIS, students must complete 15 hours of coursework. Prerequisites may extend the hours beyond fifteen.

Required core courses (nine hours): GEOG 4045 , GEOG 4047 , GEOG 4048 ; Selecting from (six hours): GEOG 2040 , GEOG 4020 , GEOG 4042 , GEOG 4044 , GEOG 4046 ; ENVS 4145 , ENVS 4149  or any courses approved by the program director.