Undergraduate requirements (B.A./B.S.)

Geography Core Requirements (BA/BS) (see Undergraduate Catalog or http://www.marshall.edu/geography):

  • GEO100 (CT) Introduction to Human Geography, 3 credit hours
  • GEO101 (CT) Physical Geography, 4 credit hours
  • GEO317 World Regional Geography, 3 credit hours
  • GEO426 Principles of Geographic Information Systems (GIS), 4 credit hours
  • GEO440 Spatial Statistics and GIS, 4 credit hours (with permission from the chair, Geography majors could substitute another statistics course)
  • GEO498 Senior Capstone I (WI), 2 credit hours
  • GEO499 Senior Capstone II (WI), 2 credit hours

Geography Elective Courses (BA) (required courses plus electives must total 37 credit hours minimum; see Undergraduate Catalog or http://www.marshall.edu/geography), choose from any GEO courses.

Geography Elective Courses (BS) (required courses plus electives must total 42 credit hours minimum; see Undergraduate Catalog or http://www.marshall.edu/geography), choose from any GEO courses that are GIS or Physical Geography.

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Huntington, WV 25755


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