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2017-2018 Undergraduate Bulletin 
2017-2018 Undergraduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Geography, BA

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Program Code: 242A
CIP Code: 45.0701

General Education Requirements (44 Hours)

Some general education requirements may be double-counted in the major with departmental approval. Please see your advisor for information

Language Requirements (6-12 Hours)

Completion of 6 semester hours at the *intermediate level or higher

Note: Language courses 1010 & 1020 or 1030 are prerequisites for *intermediate level courses.

Language courses 1050 or 1060 may be used in General Education Liberal Studies Experience.

Program Core Requirements (45 Hours)

2.0 major GPA is required for graduation. Major GPA calculation will include all courses taken in the major department, plus any other courses under III. Minimum of 18 semester hours of courses taken to fulfill major requirements must be courses offered by Appalachian. BA majors may not count more than a total of 46 hours in geography towards the degree.

Elective Course Requirements (12 Hours)

Choose one course from each of these four areas:

Geography Electives (9 Hours)

3000 or 4000 level; a maximum of 6 hours of 3000 or 4000 planning courses may be applied

Minor (Required) (12-21 Hours)

Electives (6-15 Hours)

Taken to total 122 hours for the degree

  • 2 semester hours of free electives must be outside the major discipline

Total Required (122 Hours)

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