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BA Geography: Environmental Studies Track

Four-Year Academic Map 2018-2019

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This is a sample academic plan for students entering on the 2018-2019 catalog. Students should meet with an academic advisor prior to registration to formulate their own plan.

Y1: Fall Semester

Course Credit
FQ: Quantitative Reasoning 3
CHEM 151 (DP: Physical Science) 3
DY: Science Laboratory 1
ENG 100 (FW: Written Communication) 3
GEOG 101 (DP: Physical Science) or ENSC 100 (DB: Biological Science)^ 3
Elective 3
Credits 16

Y1: Spring Semester

Course Credit
BIOL 171 or BIOL 172 3
GL: Language Arts 3
DA, DH or DL: Arts, Humanities, Literature I 3
GEOG 102 or GEOG 103 (DS: Social Science I) 3
DS: Social Science II 3
Credits 15

Y2: Fall Semester

Course Credit
ENG 287 WI or ENG 225 3
BIOL 281 3
FGA, FGB or FGC: Global Multicultural Perspectives I 3
DS: Social Science II or Elective 3
Elective 3
Credits 15

Y2: Spring Semester

Course Credit
MATH 121^ (GQR: Quantitative Reasoning) 3
FGA, FGB or FGC: Global Multicultural Perspectives II 3
DA, DH or DL: Arts, Humanities, Literature II 3
WI Elective 3
GEOG 201 3
Credits 15

Y3: Fall Semester

Course Credit
ENSC 385 3
Humans Environ Elective (Upper) 3
Environ Science Elective (Upper) 3
WI Upper Elective 3
DB: Biological Science or Elective^^ 3
Credits 15

Y3: Spring Semester

Course Credit
GEOG 326 3
Humans Environ Elective (Upper) 3
Environ Science Elective (Upper) 3
Upper Elective 3
Elective 3
Credits 15

Y4: Fall Semester

Course Credit
ENSC 441 3
Advanced Environ Tech (Upper) 3
GE GCC 3
Upper Elective 3
Upper Elective 3
Credits 15

Y4: Spring Semester

Course Credit
GEOG 495 3
Advanced Environ Tech 3
Upper Elective 3
Upper Elective 3
GE HPP 3
Credits 15

Notes:

  1. Students must earn at least a 2.0 GPA in courses required for the major.
  2. At least 45 credits must be earned in courses at the 300- and 400- level.

^MATH 121 for group 2 Quantitative Methods counts as a Quantitative Reasoning course for General Education requirements.
^^Note: Students must take either GEOG 101 or ENSC 100, GEOG 101 is certified for DP: Physical Science, while ENSC 100 is certified for DB: Biological Science. Students choosing to take GEOG 101 for this requirement, must also take an additional DB: Biological Science course in year 3 fall.