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  Nov 19, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Undergrad Catalog

Geography - General, BA


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Required Credits for Major: 33

Program Code: BA-GEOG-GEN

Pioneer Success Seminar


Required Course: 1

University Core Curriculum


Required Credits (excluding those completed within the major): 34

Two (2) University Core Curriculum courses are completed as part of the major requirements:

  • UCC Area 3C, Ways of Knowing; Social and Behavioral Sciences: GEO 1500   

         (One (1) more UCC Area 3C course is required to complete this goal.)

  • UCC Area 6, Global Awareness: GEO 1500 ​  

University Core Curriculum requirements and courses.  

World Languages Requirement


Required Credits: 0-6

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Geography Major Core Courses


Required Credits: 15

Geography and Related Elective Requirement


Required Credits: 12

Select four (4) courses; at least two (2) must be geography courses:

Technology Intensive Requirement


Required Courses: 2

One (1) Technology Intensive course is completed as part of the major requirements: GEO 2030  

One (1) additional Technology Intensive course is required for graduation.

Technology Intensive requirement and courses.  

Writing Intensive Requirement


Required Courses: 4

One (1) Writing Intensive course is completed as part of the University Core Curriculum, Area 2B: ENG 1100  

Three (3) additional Writing Intensive courses are required for graduation.

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