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Geography Program of Study

The listed sequence is only a suggestion. Final decision rest with the student and the academic advisor(s) and will vary depending on the schedule, major/minor requirements, etc. Please see catalog for a complete listing of program requirements.

Students are encouraged to consider taking a foreign language as part of their general education program. (See appropriate section of catalog.) Students may graduate in less than four years by completing some courses during summer sessions.

2021-22 Academic Year

CLASS

CREDIT HOURS

FRESHMAN - 1st semester

ENG 102 English Composition Skills (General Studies CAT 1)

3

GEO 120 World Regional Geography

3

General Studies by advisement

3-6

Science by advisement (General Studies CAT 7)

3-4

 

FRESHMAN - 2nd semester

CNA 100 Principles of Human Communication (General Studies CAT 2)

3

GEO 130 Physical Geography

3

HIS 120 World History (General Studies CAT 10)

3

General Studies by advisement

3-6

 

SOPHOMORE - 1st semester

GEO 315 World Economic Geography

3

Minor course

3

Math by advisement (General Studies CAT 3)

3

General Studies by advisement

6

 

SOPHOMORE - 2nd semester

GEO 425 Urban Geographic Information Systemsor GEO 430 Geographic Information Systems or GEO 435 Computer Mapping

3

Elective

3

Minor course(s)

3-6

General Studies by advisement

3-6

 

JUNIOR - 1st semester

GEO 410 Hazards and Disasters

3

EAS or GEO elective(s)

3-6

Minor course(s)

3-6

 

JUNIOR - 2nd semester

GEO 425 Urban Geographic Information Systems

3

EAS or GEO elective(s)

3-6

Elective

3

Minor course(s)

3-6

Continue coursework to fulfill remaining major, minor, and graduation requirements.

Revised 5/20/21