Office of the Registrar

Undergraduate Catalog

2014-15 second edition, November 2014

Planning

Major(s)

Planning (Comprehensive)

Bachelor of Science
  1. General Education Requirements - see General Education Program and Requirements section of catalog
  2. Major Requirements (70 hours)
    1. PLN 100(3) or GRY 100(3) or GRY 108(3); PLN 371(3), 367(3), 372(3), 400(3), 570(3), 571(3), 572(4), 576(4), 599(3); GRY 142(4) or GLG 110(4); GRY 321(3), 322(3), 363(4); ECO 155(3); SOC 150(3), 302(3)
    2. Public Affairs Capstone Experience will be fulfilled by completion of PLN 572(4).

    3. Complete one of the following options:
      1. Community and Regional Planning (15 hours)
        1. PLS 351(3); SOC 305(3)
        2. Select an additional 9 hours from the following (at least 5 hours to be selected from GRY, GEO, or PLN courses): PLN 505(3), 573(3), 574(3), 596(1-3), 597(1-5), 599(1-3); FIN 266(3); GRY 301(3), 310(3), 320(3), 348(3), 351(3), 360(3), 410(3), 470(2), 510(3), 525(3), 545(3); GEO 551(3), 561(3), 566(3), 568(3); PLS 255(3); ECO 450(3); HRA 340(3); HST 515(3)
      2. Tourism Planning and Development (15 hours)
        1. GRY 310(3), 410(3), 510(3); HRA 340(3)
        2. Select an additional 3 hours from the following: PLN 505(3), 572(4), 573(3), 574(3), 596(1-3), 597(1-5), 599(1-3); GRY 320(3), 328(3), 348(3), 351(3), 360(3), 470(2), 525(3), 545(3); GEO 551(3), 561(3), 566(3), 568(3); REC 152(3), 390(3), 422(3); HRA 410(3); ECO 540(3); HST 515(3)
  3. General Baccalaureate Degree Requirements - see General Baccalaureate Degree Requirements section of catalog

Accelerated master's degree in geospatial sciences in geography and geology

Eligible Missouri State University undergraduate majors in Geography, Geospatial Sciences, Geology, and Planning may apply for preliminary acceptance into the Geospatial Sciences program after admission requirements for the accelerated master's option have been satisfied. If accepted, a maximum of 12 credit hours from approved graduate-level courses may be counted toward both the graduate and undergraduate degrees (Mixed Credit). This option allows students with advanced course work in Geography, Geospatial Sciences, Geology, or Planning to complete a master's degree in three full semesters and one summer semester. Refer to the Graduate Catalog for more information.

For courses to be designated as Mixed Credit, the graduate advisor, undergraduate department head, and Graduate College dean must approve by signing the Permission for Mixed Credit form.  This form must be provided to the Office of the Registrar in Carrington Hall 320 no later than the end of the Change of Schedule Period for the semester. 

Accelerated Master of Natural and Applied Science

Eligible Missouri State undergraduate students in a major in the College of Natural and Applied Sciences may apply for preliminary acceptance into the Master of Natural and Applied Science program after admission requirements for the accelerated master's option have been satisfied. If accepted, a maximum of 12 credit hours from approved graduate-level courses may be counted toward both the graduate and undergraduate degrees (Mixed Credit). This option offers an opportunity for CNAS majors whose goals, academic capabilities, and career planning include graduate work, to complete the requirements for the master’s degree in less time than would otherwise be possible. Refer to the Graduate Catalog for more information.

For courses to be designated as Mixed Credit, the graduate advisor, undergraduate department head, and Graduate College dean must approve by signing the Permission for Mixed Credit form. This form must be provided to the Office of the Registrar in Carrington Hall 320 no later than the end of the Change of Schedule Period for the semester.