Geography, M.A. Concentrations

Select an area of concentration (9 hours)

Courses offered through GEOG 8500 and GEOG 8600 will be submitted for inclusion in a concentration accompanied by a letter from the student's advisor or from the graduate program chair with the course title and specifying the concentration to which it applies.

Human Geography Concentration

Requirements

GEOG 8126/GEOG 4120Urban Geography

3 credits

GEOG 8130Seminar in Economic Geography

3 credits

GEOG 8156/WGST 8156/WGST 4150/GEOG 4150Geography, Gender and Work

3 credits

GEOG 8210Seminar in Cultural Geography

3 credits

GEOG 8500Special Topics in Geography

1 - 3 credits

GEOG 8600Independent Research

1 - 3 credits

GEOG 8650Land Use

3 credits

GEOG 8800Internship in Environmental/Regional Planning

1 - 6 credits

GEOG 8906/GEOG 4900Urbanization in Developing Areas

3 credits

Physical/Environmental Geography Concentration

Requirements

GEOG 8016/GEOG 4010Conservation of Natural Resources

3 credits

GEOG 8106/BIOL 4100/GEOL 4100/BIOL 8106/GEOL 8106/GEOG 4100Biogeography

3 credits

GEOG 8266/GEOG 4260Process Geomorphology

3 credits

GEOG 8326/GEOG 4320Climatology

3 credits

GEOG 8336/GEOG 4330Soil Genesis, Morphology and Classification

3 credits

GEOG 8346/GEOG 4340Water Resources

3 credits

GEOG 8500Special Topics in Geography

1 - 3 credits

GEOG 8580Soils

3 credits

GEOG 8600Independent Research

1 - 3 credits

Geographic Information Science and Technology Concentration

Requirements

GEOG 8036/GEOG 4030Computer Mapping and Visualization

3 credits

GEOG 8056/GEOG 4050Geographic Information Systems I

4 credits

GEOG 8500Special Topics in Geography

1 - 3 credits

GEOG 8600Independent Research

1 - 3 credits

GEOG 8636/GEOG 4630Environmental Remote Sensing

4 credits

GEOG 8640Remote Sensing: Advanced Concepts and Applications

3 credits

GEOG 8666/GEOG 4660Geographic Information Systems II

4 credits

GEOG 8670Cartographic Methods

3 credits

GEOG 8850GIScience Practicum

3 credits

Geospatial Database Concentration

Required Courses:

GEOG 8056/GEOG 4050Geographic Information Systems I

4 credits

GEOG 8666/GEOG 4660Geographic Information Systems II

4 credits

Required depending on previous experience:

Fall/Spring

ISQA 8050Data Organization and Storage

3 credits

(non-credit course)

Required Courses in ISQA:

Fall

ISQA 8306/ISQA 4300Database Administration

3 credits

Spring

ISQA 8410Database Management

3 credits

One elective from the following:

ISQA 8736/ISQA 4730Decision Support Systems

3 credits

ISQA 8525/ISQA 3520Graphical User Interface Design

3 credits

Fall/Spring

ISQA 8310Data Communications

3 credits

Fall/Summer

ISQA 8380Managing the Distributed Computing Environment

3 credits