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College of Liberal Arts: BS Geography with a Concentration, Geographic Information Science

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PACE Bachelor of Science / Major in Geographic Information Science: 120 semester hours 1ST YEAR-1st Semester ENG 1310 (3) US 1100 (1) POSI 2310 (3) MATH 1315 or higher (not 1316) (3) Natural Science Component (3-4) GEO 1309 OR 1310 (3)

1st YEAR-2nd Semester HIST 1310 (3) GEO 2410 (4) Natural Science Component (3-4) PFW (1) ENG 1320 (3)

2nd YEAR-1st Semester COMM 1310 (3) (GEO 2426 (4)) Modern Language 1410 (if required) (4) HIST 1320 (3) GEO 3301 (3) PFW (1)

2nd YEAR-2nd Semester POSI 2320 (3) Modern Language 1420 (if required) (4) GEO (3411) (4)** PHIL 1305 OR 1320 (3) ENG LIT (3)*

3rd YEAR-1st Semester

3rd YEAR-2nd Semester

ART, DAN, MU, (TH) 2313 (3) Social Science Component (3) GEO (3426) (4)** Minor (3-4) CIS or MATH course (3-4)***

GEO (3416)(4)** ENG (LIT)(3) Minor (6) GEO Advanced (3-4)

4th YEAR-1st Semester

4th YEAR-2nd Semester

GEO Advanced (3-6) Elective as needed (3) Minor (3-6)

Electives as needed (3) Minor (6-7) GEO Capstone (3-10)****

* GEO Major ENG LIT REQS:  Approved English Literature courses: 2310, 2320, 2330, 2340, 2359, or 2360  Can substitute ENG 3303-Technical Writing for one of the ENG LIT courses ** GEO Techniques Course:  To be chosen from: 2426 (Prereq-MATH 1315 w/C or higher), 3411 (Prereq-MATH 1315 w/ C or higher), 3416 (GEO 2410 w/ C or higher), 3426 (GEO 2410 w/ C or higher) *** CIS or MATH course (CIS 1323 or higher, CS 1308 or higher, MATH 1317 or higher) **** Capstone Courses (GEO 4324, 4411, 4412, 4422, 4227) NOTES:

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TxState GPA req. of 2.25, GEO major GPA of 2.50 Minor Required. List of RECOMMENDED MINORS includes: Geology, Computer Science, Mathematics, (Business Administration). However, student can select another minor; these recommended minors are not required.

-Required Core: GEO 2426, 3411, 3416, and 3426. Program Elective Courses- In consultation with an advisor, select from the following courses to complete the requirements: GEO 2420, 2427, 4310, 4324, 4380, 4411, 4412, 4417, 4422, 4427, 4430. -Student may select one regional course as a Geography Elective - GEO 3307, 3308, 3309, 3328, 3329, 3332, 3333, Updated RAB February 26, 2012


College of Liberal Arts: BS Geography with a Concentration, Geographic Information Science

21 4306, 4328. -This major concentration also requires an additional three hours of computer science or three hours of mathematics beyond core math requirement. (CS 1308 or higher, CIS 1323 or higher, Math 1317 or higher). Does not count toward 36 required geography hours.

Updated RAB February 26, 2012

Bs geography geographic information science (update)