Bachelor of Arts in Geography - Geography Option

Requirements (68 units)

Total units required for graduation: 180

Requirements for the B.A. in Geography (Program Code: GEOG)

Lower-division requirements (18)
GEOG 100Introduction to Human Geography4
GEOG 103Physical Geography5
GEOG 201Map Interpretation4
GEOG 202Introduction to Geographic Information Systems and Cartography5
Upper-division requirements (50)
GEOG 305Geographic Statistics and Research Methods4
Twelve units chosen from:12
Transportation Issues and Development
Geography of Social Issues
United States and Mexico Border Issues
Conservation and Natural Resources
Geography of Economic Activity
Urban Planning and Land Development
Understanding the City
Twelve units chosen from:12
Field Methods in Geography
Weather and Climate
Climate Change
Landscape Analysis
Hydrology and Water Resources
Eight units chosen from:8
Geography of the Developing World
Geography of the Developed World
North America
Eight units chosen from:8
Remote Sensing of the Environment
Advanced Geographic Information Systems
Spatial Analysis
Geographic Information Systems Applications
Digital Image Processing
GEOG 500Senior Seminar2
Four units of upper-division course work in geography except GEOG 300 and GEOG 311 which cannot count for the Geography major.4
Total Units68