2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog


Geography, BA

Requirements

The BA with a major in Geography requires 30 semester hours from among the following. No grade lower than ‘C-‘ can be applied to the major. A minor is required, as well as 4th semester proficiency in a foreign language.

The following 12 hours of required courses:

GEOG 10003World Regional Geography

3

OR

GEOG 10023An Urban World: Introduction to Urban Studies

3

GEOG 10013Physical Geography

3

GEOG 20013Human Geography

3

GEOG 30313Introducation to Geographic Information Systems

3

OR

GEOG 30323Data Analysis and Visualization

3

A minimum of 6 hours of courses with the regional designation (GEOG 305xx), including but not limited to:

GEOG 30503Topics in Regional Geography

3

GEOG 30513Geography of the United States

3

GEOG 30523Geography of Latin America

3

GEOG 30533Geography of Western Europe

3

A minimum of 6 hours of courses with the systematic designation (GEOG 307xx) or (GEOG 308xx), including but not limited to:

GEOG 30703Topics in Systematic Geography

3

GEOG 30713Urban Geography

3

GEOG 30723Cultural Geography

3

GEOG 30733Geography of Religion

3

GEOG 30743Applied Geography

3

GEOG 30753Population Geography

3

GEOG 30763Economic Geography

3

GEOG 30793Sports, Geography, & Society

3

GEOG 30803Topics in Environmental Geography

3

GEOG 30813Environment and Society

3

Electives (6 hours)

Six hours selected from any Geography courses listed in the BA degree plan OR courses pre-approved by departmental advisor.