Bachelor of Science, Major in Geography, Geo-spatial Information Sciences

Bachelor of Science, Major in Geography, Geo-spatial Information Sciences
Core Curriculum
Component Area I (Communication)6
Component Area II (Mathematics)3
Component Area III (Life and Physical Science)8
Component Area IV (Language, Philosophy, and Culture)3
Component Area V (Creative Arts)3
Component Area VI (U.S. History)6
Component Area VII (Political Science/Government)6
Component Area VIII (Social and Behavioral Sciences)3
Component Area IX (Component Area Option)4
Degree Specific Requirements
MATH 1369Elementary Statistics3
PHIL 2303Critical Thinking (or PHIL 3372 or MATH) 13
8 hours (2 courses) of Life and Physical Sciences (beyond the Core Curriculum)8
Major
Introductory Geography (choose 2 of the following)6-7
People, Place and the Envrnmt 2
Weather and Climate 3
World Reg Geo-Eur Asia Aust 4
Reg Geo-Lat Am Africa So Asia 4
Human or Environmental Geography (choose one of the following)3
Sustainability and Environment
Physical Geography
Environmental Geography
Cultural Geography
Core of Concentration
GEOG 2464Intro to Geographic Info Sys4
GEOG 4365Applied Geographic Info Systms3
GEOG 3363Computer Cartography3
GEOG 4361Geographic Information Systems for Public Health3
GEOG 4468Remote Sensing4
Applied Cognate (Choose two of the following)6-7
Sustainable Development
Economic Geography
Urban Geography
Population Geography
Transportation Geography
Hydrology and Water Resources
Geomorphology
Advanced Geography Electives3
Geography Electives3
Minor (required)18
Electives 59
Total Hours121-123
First Year
FallHoursSpringHours
Component Area II3ENGL 130213
Component Area IX4HIST 130133
ENGL 130113MATH 13693
Introductory GEOG Courses26-7PHIL 2303 (or MATH)3
 POLS 230543
 16-17 15
Second Year
FallHoursSpringHours
HIST 130233Component Area V3
Life and Physical Sciences 4Minor Course3
POLS 230643Life and Physical Science 4
GEOG 24644GEOG 43653
 GEOG 43613
 14 16
Third Year
FallHoursSpringHours
Component Area IV3GEOG Elective3
Component Area III4Component Area III4
Elective53Minor Course6
Minor Course3GEOG 33633
GEOG 2320, 2341, 3301, or 33503 
 16 16
Fourth Year
FallHoursSpringHours
Component Area VIII3Elective56
GEOG Applied Cognate Course63Minor Course3
Minor Course3GEOG Advanced Elective3
GEOG 44684GEOG Applied Cognate Course63-4
 13 15-16
Total Hours: 121-123