2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog


Geography, BS

The BS with a major in geography requires 45 semester hours plus associated requirements of six hours. No grade lower than 'C-' can be applied to the major. A minor is not required.

Requirements

Foundations – 15 hours

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

GEOG 30323Data Analysis and Visualization

3

Regional Geography (3 hours)

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

Systematic Geography (12 hours)

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 30773Geography of Beer and Wine

3

GEOG 30793Sports, Geography, & Society

3

GEOG 40003Senior Honors in Geography

3

Geospatial Technologies/GIScience (6 hours)

GEOG 40303Topics in Geospatial Technology

3

GEOG 40313Advanced Geographic Information Systems

3

GEOG 40323Urban and Business Applications of Geographic Information Systems

3

Environmental Geography (3 hours)

GEOG 30803Topics in Environmental Geography

3

GEOG 30813Environment and Society

3

Electives

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

Associated Requirements - Six hours

Pick one of the following:
MATH 10043Elementary Statistics

3

INSC 20153Statistical Analysis

3