University Catalog

Geography and Planning

Chairperson: David Wall
Address: 359 Stewart Hall
Phone: 320.308.3160
Email: geog@stcloudstate.edu
Website: www.stcloudstate.edu/gp

BA in Geography (42 credits)


Admission Requirements

Notes

  • This major requires either one year in a single foreign language OR a minor.

Program Requirements

24 credits: GEOG 216, GEOG 270, GEOG 271, GEOG 273, GEOG 274, GEOG 390, GEOG 432; STAT 219 or STAT 229.

Electives

Electives (18 credits) must be upper division courses-internships are in addition to the 42 credits. A minimum of 3 credits and a maximum of 6 credits (of the 18 upper division) taken from regional courses (GEOG 368, GEOG 369, GEOG 373, GEOG 374, GEOG 376, GEOG 378, GEOG 384); GEOG 410 may be substituted with approval of advisor. 

Students fulfill the University's Upper Division Writing Requirement by successfully completing GEOG 432 with a grade of C- or better.


BES in Geography-BES (36 credits)


Admission Requirements

Program Requirements

36 credits in geography with approval of major advisor. This option allows students, in conjunction with their advisor, the opportunity to design a specialized program in BES-Geography.



Students fulfill the University's Upper Division Writing Requirement by successfully completing GEOG 432 with a 'C-' or better.


Minor in Geography (24 credits)


Admission Requirements

Program Requirements

GEOG 216, GEOG 270, GEOG 271, GEOG 273, GEOG 274.

Electives

9 credits of electives 300/400 courses.

Minor in Geography-BES (24 credits)


Admission Requirements

Program Requirements

Completion of any 24 credits in geography with approval of advisor.



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