Geography, Bachelor of Science

Offered by Department of Geography

General Studies
Foundational Core (Written, Math, Oral, Democracy)
Foundational Core courses12
Portal
Select one course numbered 1883
Distribution
ENG 101Introduction of Academic Writing3
If ENG 101 is not taken as a prerequisite for ENG 102 then additional hours may be required to meet the 27 credit hour minimum in the Distribution Area of General Studies.
Aesthetics3
Humanities6
Social Sciences6
Natural Sciences7
Analytical and Quantitative Thought0
Wellness0
Needed to reach 27 credit hour minimum in Distribution2
Capstone
Select one course numbered 3883
BS Science-related course requirements
Complete all required courses3
Including:
Elementary Statistics
Major Option
Complete all required courses32
Minor or 2nd Major
Complete all required courses 124
Unrestricted electives
Needed to reach 120 credit hour minimum16
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
Select 1 of the following:3
Map Investigation
Cartography
GIScience - Principles and Concepts
Working with GIScience and Spatial Analysis
Remote Sensing of Environment
Select 3 credit hours of the following:3
Geographical Techniques and Thought
Internship
Applications of Geographic Information Systems
Special Topics in GIS, Spatial Analysis and Remote Sensing
Geography Requirements
Select 9 credit hours of GEOG 300-GEOG 499 39
Total Credit Hours32
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.