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Professional Track

These are the required courses for entering the program starting in Fall 2012. If you entered the program earlier please click on this link:  Undergraduate Catalog 2011

 

REQUIRED COURSES: 54 hours
COMMON COURSES: 15 hours

Course # Course Title Course Credit
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: 39 hours
Course # Course Title Course Credit
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 U.S. and Canada

3

GEOG 425 Physical Meteorology

3

GEOG 435 Satellite & Radar Meteorology

3

GEOG 447 Thermodynamic Meteorology

3

GEOG 449 Synoptic Meteorology

3

GEOG 450 Mesoscale Meteorology

3

GEOG 451 Dynamic Meteorology

3

GEOG 490 Field Observations of Severe Local Storms

3

MATH 374 Differential Equations

3


 
SYSTEMATIC COURSES: 6 hours, choose from:
Course # Course Title Course Credit
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 443 Seminar in Advanced Techniques in Remote Sensing

3

GEOG 445 GIS Applications Design and Development

3

GEOG 448 GIS System Design

3

SELECT ONE COURSE FROM:

Course #    Course Title

Course Credit

CHEM 111  General Chemistry 1

             3             

CS 120

Computer Science 1

             3
GEOL 206

Oceans and Nations

             3
GEOL 420

Oceanography

             3

PHYC 450 Electricity and Magnetism 1

             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