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General Track

General Track (51-54 hours)
REQUIRED COURSES: 36 - 39 hours
COMMON COURSES: 15 hours

Course # Course Title Credit Hours
GEOG 101 Earth, Sea, and Sky: A Geographic View

3

GEOG 150 Global Geography

3

GEOG 240 Map Reading and Interpretation

3

GEOG 250 Spatial Analytical Methods in Geography

3

GEOG 265 Introduction to GIS

3


 
METEOROLOGY/CLIMATOLOGY COURSES: 24 hours

Course # Course Title Credit Hours
GEOG 230 Elementary Meteorology

3

GEOG 330 Weather Analysis

3

GEOG 331 Global Climatology

3

GEOG 332 Climate Change and Modification

3

GEOG 334 Atmospheric Hazards

3

GEOG 344 Advanced GIS Analysis

3

GEOG 350 Geography of the United States and Canada

3

GEOG 450 Mesoscale Meteorology

3



REGIONAL COURSES: 6-9 hours
Choose 6-9 hours, choose two classes from:

Course # Course Title Credit Hours
GEOG 351 Geography of Latin America and the Caribbean

3

GEOG 354 Geography of Asia

3

GEOG 356 Geography of Russia and Its Neighbors

3

GEOG 357 Geography of Europe

3

GEOG 490 Field Observations of Severe Local Storms

6



SYSTEMATIC COURSES: 6 hours, choose from:

Course # Course Title Credit Hours
GEOG 340 Cartography and Visualization of Spatial Data

3

GEOG 341 Cartography and Visualization of Spatial Data 2

3

GEOG 342 Introduction to Remote Sensing

3

GEOG 343 Advanced Remote Sensing

3

GEOG 410 Broadcast Meteorology

3

GEOG 435 Satellite, Radar and Forecasting

3

GEOG 443 Seminar in Advanced Techniques in Remote Sensing

3

GEOG 445 GIS Applications Design and Development

3

GEOG 448 GIS System Design

3



Department of Geography
Cooper Life Science Building
Room CL 425
Muncie, IN 47306

Hours: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Phone: 765-285-1776
Fax: 765-285-2351