Geography and GIScience, Bachelor of Science

Offered by Department of Geography

General Studies
Foundational Core (Written, Math, Oral, Democracy)
Foundational Core courses 12
Portal
Select one course numbered 188 3
Distribution
Aesthetics 3
Humanities 6
Social Sciences 6
Natural Sciences 7
Analytical and Quantitative Thought 0
Wellness 0
Needed to reach 27 credit hour minimum in Distribution5
Capstone
Select one course numbered 388 3
BS Science-related course requirements
Complete all required courses3
Including:
Elementary Statistics
Major Option
Complete all required courses36
Minor or 2nd Major
Complete all required courses 124
Unrestricted electives
Needed to reach 120 credit hour minimum12
Total Credit Hours120

Major Option

Geography Core Requirements
GEOG 101Physical Geography I: The Atmosphere 24
GEOG 102Physical Geography II: The Lithosphere 24
GEOG 104World Regional Geography 23
GEOG 106Human Geography 23
GEOG 206Geography of the United States and Canada 23
GEOG 310Cartography3
GEOG 315Geographic Information Systems - Principles and Concepts4
GEOG 316GIS - Working with GIS and Spatial Analysis3
GEOG 317Remote Sensing of Environment3
GEOG 416Applications of Geographic Information Systems3
Geography Requirements
Select 3 credit hours of GEOG 300-GEOG 499 33
Total Credit Hours36
1

A minor or second major is required for a complete degree program. The number of required electives needed to reach 120 total credit hours overall will depend upon the specific program chosen.

2

Coursework may fulfill some General Studies requirements. Work closely with advisor.

3

Except GEOG 388