Oct 25, 2020  
University Catalog 2019-2020 
University Catalog 2019-2020 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Geography, B.A.

The Bachelor of Arts degree in Geography is designed to provide students with an understanding of the world’s physical and cultural environments. The program provides a foundation in the theory and practice of contemporary geography, with emphasis on a variety of applied and technical skills that will enhance a student’s career opportunities.

The total number of units required for the Bachelor of Arts degree in Geography is 120 units, of which 43 units are in the major. Consult with an advisor for the specific number of units required in all areas of the degree including GE and free electives.  

For Major Specific Admissions Criteria go to http://www.calstatela.edu/admissions/major-specific-criteria

Requirements for the Major (43 units)

All options leading to the degree in Geography require 43 units.

Environmental Geography Option (21 units)

I. Lower Division Required Courses (3 units)

II. Upper Division Required Courses (18 units)

Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Option (21 units)

Urban Analysis Option (21 units)