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Geography Minor

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Map your Destiny.

The study of geography is of vital concern to all citizens and provides graduates with numerous career opportunities in business, education and government. The minor in geography is designed to be flexible, including general education courses as well as electives to compliment a student’s major field of study. The faculty recommends that students take several courses in disciplines closely related to their specific area of interest in geography.

Undecided or still deciding on a major and future career?

If you are uncertain about your major and have questions about career planning, you are not alone. Choosing a major or career can be a very difficult decision. The exploratory studies program may be a good fit if you are unsure of your major and career focus. Entering the university in the exploratory studies program will help you gain confidence and valuable insights on majors and minors available at SDSU and future career choices. 

In addition, FOCUS 2 Career, a self-guided assessment, education and career planning program, will help you reflect on your values, interests, personality traits and skills to provide valuable insight as you explore major and career choices. SDSU students may access FOCUS 2 Career by using their student email and password. After completing FOCUS 2 Career, you may find it helpful to discuss your results with a career coach in the Office of Career Development.