UNIVERSITY CATALOG: 2020-2021

Geography, B.A. Geographic Information Science Option

The Transfer Degree Road Map on this page presumes the completion of lower division General Education, the United States History and Government requirements, and lower division core requirements for this major. See General Education Rules for more information. Lower division major requirements can be found by looking at the 4-Year Degree Road Map for this major. Refer to ASSIST for transfer information and articulation of courses taken at California Community Colleges. Verified Associate Degree for Transfer (ADT) STAR Act students should use the ADT/STAR Act Degree Road Map for their major.

Once transfer coursework is evaluated, applicants and admitted students can use the Degree Progress Report/Planner to learn which requirements need to be completed.

To meet residency requirements, students must complete a minimum of 30 units at CSUN: 24 units must be upper division, 12 units in the major, and 9 units in General Education.

Transfer Year 1: 1st Semester

Course Units
GEOG 300 3
GEOG 404A-Z 3
GEOG 206/L 2/1
GEOG 305/L 2/1
Content Course* 3
Total 15

Transfer Year 1: 2nd Semester

Course Units
GEOG 306/L 2/1
Application Course** 3
Upper Division Geography Elective 3
GE B5 Scientific Inquiry and Quantitative Reasoning 3
Elective 3
Total 15

Transfer Year 2: 1st Semester

Course Units
GEOG 406/L 2/1
Content Course* 3
Application Course** 3
GE Upper Division from Section C or Section F 3
Elective 3
Total 15

Transfer Year 2: 2nd Semester

Course Units
GEOG 490 3
GEOG 460/L 2/1
GE Upper Division from Section D or Section F 3
Electives 6
Total 15
OVERALL TOTAL UNITS 120

*Content Courses: Select two courses from the following: GEOG 301. GEOG 311, GEOG 316, GEOG 340, GEOG 351, GEOG 364/L, GEOG 365/GEOG 365L, GEOG 366, GEOG 370

**Application Courses: Select two courses from the following: GEOG 304/L, GEOG 407/L, GEOG 408A/L, GEOG 408B/L, GEOG 408C/L, GEOG 408D/L, GEOG 408E/L, GEOG 408F/L, GEOG 408G/L, GEOG 408H/L, GEOG 409/L, GEOG 494, GEOG 497A-F