BS Major in Geography in Information Science

Requirements for a Bachelor of Science Degree with a Major in Geography in Information Science

Additional Graduation Requirements

General Education Component
Area I (Written Composition)6
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 in Geographic Information Science
GE 102Global Environments and Societies 13
GE 111Physical Geography: Weather and Climate 14
or GE 111H Honors Physical Geography: Weather and Climate
GE 112Physical Geography-Landforms 14
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 course from Regional Geography3
Experiential Learning 3
Prescibed Supporting Courses
Select one Microcomputer Course 22
Select one Statistics Course3
Additional Requirements
GE 224Field Methods and Technology in Geography3
GE 323Image Interpretation and Analysis3
GE 454Remote Sensing4
GE 464GIS Programming3
GE 484Applied Geospatial Analysis3
Select one Database Management Course3
Select 9 hours of additional course work either geography or related course work recommended by academic advisor9
Minor
A minor or second major is not required for the Geographic Information Science major.
General Elective hours, if required, to bring total to 120
Total Hours108