Geography - Geospatial Technology (Bachelor of Science)

Requirements for the Bachelor of Science Degree in Geography are:

Course Title Credits
GY 208Introduction to Digital Mapping and GIS 3
GY 220Human Geography3
Select one of the following sequences:8
Physical Geography I: Atmospheric Patterns and Processes
and Physical Geography Lab I
and Physical Geography II: Landscape Patterns and Processes
and Physical Geography Lab II
Physical Geology
and Historical Geology
and Physical Geology Lab
and Historical Geology Lab
GY 302Remote Sensing3
GY 307Geographic Information Systems (WI)3
GIS 308Geovisualization and Cartography3
GIS 406Advanced Remote Sensing3
GIS 451Applied Geographical Information Systems3
GIS 456Spatial Data, Layout, and Design3
GIS 459Spatial Data Collection and Management3
Total Hours35
Plan of Study Grid
Freshman
FallHours
EH Composition sequence 3
GY 250 Physical Geography I: Atmospheric Patterns and Processes 3
GY 252 Physical Geography Lab I 1
MS 110 Finite Mathematics (or higher) 3
Social and Behavioral Science 3
SSC 101 First Year Experience 0
 Hours13
Spring
EH Composition sequence 3
GY 251 Physical Geography II: Landscape Patterns and Processes 3
GY 253 Physical Geography Lab II 1
MS 204 Basic Statistics 3
GY 208 Introduction to Digital Mapping and GIS 3
Electives 2
 Hours15
Sophomore
Fall
Fine Arts 3
Literature or History sequence 1 3
Social and Behavioral Science 3
Natural Science 4
GY 302 Remote Sensing 3
 Hours16
Spring
Literature or History sequence 1 3
GIS 406 Advanced Remote Sensing 3
GY 307 Geographic Information Systems (WI) 3
CS 201 Introduction to Information Technology (or higher) 3
Electives 4
 Hours16
Junior
Fall
EH 141 Speech 3
History or Literature 1 3
GIS 451 Applied Geographical Information Systems 3
Electives 300+ 6
 Hours15
Spring
Humanities/Social/Behavioral Science 1 3
GIS 456 Spatial Data, Layout, and Design 3
GY 220 Human Geography 3
Electives 300+ 6
 Hours15
Senior
Fall
GIS 459 Spatial Data Collection and Management 3
Electives 100+ 9
Electives 300+ 3
 Hours15
Spring
GIS 308 Geovisualization and Cartography 3
Electives 12
 Hours15
 Total Hours120