Geography

Major(s)

Geography (Non-Comprehensive) (BA)

Bachelor of Arts

Major requirements (35 hours)

  1. GRY 100(3), GRY 142(4), GEO 363(4), PLN 367(3).
  2. One course from: GRY 300(3), 305(3).
  3. Related requirement: AGR 330(3) or MTH 340(3) or PSY 200(3) or QBA 237(3) or REC 328(3) or SOC 302(3).
  4. Public Affairs Capstone Experience. One course from: GRY 301(3) or 353(3) or 470(3). Field courses offered by other departments may be substituted with permission of the Department Head and, for some students, a 3-hour Study Away experience may be substituted.
  5. 12 additional hours with GRY, GEO, or PLN course code.
  6. Minor required (or second major).
  7. Specific Bachelor of Arts Degree Requirements

University level requirements:

  1. General Education Program and Requirements
  2. General Baccalaureate Degree Requirements

Geography (Non-Comprehensive) (BS)

Bachelor of Science

Major requirements (35 hours)

  1. GRY 100(3), GRY 142(4), GEO 363(4), PLN 367(3).
  2. One course from: GRY 300(3), 305(3), 316(3), 318(3), 320(3), 321(3), 322(3), 323(3), 325(3).
  3. Related requirement: AGR 330(3) or MTH 340(3) or PSY 200(3) or QBA 237(3) or REC 328(3) or SOC 302(3).
  4. Public Affairs Capstone Experience. One course from: GRY 301(3) or 353(3) or 470(3). Field courses offered by other departments may be substituted with permission of the Department Head and, for some students, a 3-hour Study Away experience may be substituted.
  5. 12 additional hours with GRY, GEO, or PLN course code. 
  6. Minor required (or second major).

University level requirements:

  1. General Education Program and Requirements
  2. General Baccalaureate Degree Requirements

Minor(s)

Geography

Bachelor of Arts
Bachelor of Science
Bachelor of Science in Education (Non-Certifiable)
  1. Additional GRY, GEO, or PLN courses numbered 300 or higher to total at least 17 hours.

Accelerated graduate program in Geography and Geology

Eligible Missouri State undergraduate students may apply for admission to the Geography and Geology program and begin taking graduate course work as they complete the work for a bachelor’s degree. A maximum of 12 hours of graduate credit may be counted toward both the undergraduate and graduate degree (Mixed Credit). Refer to the Graduate Catalog for specific admission requirements.

Refer to Undergraduate Students Taking Graduate Classes for additional information and procedures for obtaining permission for Mixed Credit.

Accelerated graduate program in Natural and Applied Science

Eligible Missouri State undergraduate students may apply for admission to the Master of Natural and Applied Science program and begin taking graduate course work as they complete the work for a bachelor’s degree. A maximum of 12 hours of graduate credit may be counted toward both the undergraduate and graduate degree (Mixed Credit). Refer to the Graduate Catalog for specific admission requirements.

Refer to Undergraduate Students Taking Graduate Classes for additional information and procedures for obtaining permission for Mixed Credit.

Accelerated graduate program in Professional Studies

Eligible Missouri State undergraduate students may apply for admission to the Master of Professional Studies program and begin taking graduate course work as they complete the work for a bachelor’s degree. A maximum of 12 hours of graduate credit may be counted toward both the undergraduate and graduate degree (Mixed Credit). Refer to the Graduate Catalog for specific admission requirements.

Refer to Undergraduate Students Taking Graduate Classes for additional information and procedures for obtaining permission for Mixed Credit.

Accelerated graduate certificate in Science Content

Eligible Missouri State undergraduate students may apply for admission to the Science Content certificate program and begin taking graduate course work as they complete the work for a bachelor’s degree. A maximum of 12 hours of graduate credit may be counted toward both the undergraduate and graduate certificate (Mixed Credit). Refer to the Graduate Catalog for specific admission requirements.

Refer to Undergraduate Students Taking Graduate Classes for additional information and procedures for obtaining permission for Mixed Credit.