BA/BS Major in Geography

Requirements for a Bachelor of Arts or a Bachelor of Science Degree with a Major in Geography

Additional Graduation Requirements

General Education Component
Area I (Written Composition) 16
Area II (Humanities and Fine Arts)12
Area III (Natural Sciences and Mathematics)11
Area IV (History, Social and Behavioral Sciences)12
Area V
Major Core Requirements:
GE 102Global Environments and Societies 23
GE 111Physical Geography: Weather and Climate 24
or GE 111H Honors Physical Geography: Weather and Climate
GE 112Physical Geography-Landforms 24
or GE 112H Honors Physical Geography: Landforms
GE 184Digital Earth3
GE 260People, Place, and Culture3
GE 300WHistory and Philosophy of Geography3
GE 325Cartography3
GE 384Geographic Information Systems4
Select one Regional Geography course3
Experiential Learning 43
Prescribed Supporting Courses
Select one Microcomputer Course 33
Select one Statistics Course3
Additional Geography Electives21
The Geography degree requires 21 additional hours of upper division Geography courses
Minor
A minor or second major is not required for the Geography major.
General Elective hours, if required, to bring total to 120
Total Hours101