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Geography, BA


2022 - 2023 Major Map
Geography, BA
Degree: BA
College/School: The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Location: Online , ASU Local


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Term 1 - A 0 - 7 Credit Hours Hours Minimum Grade Notes
  1    
  3  
  3    
Term hours subtotal: 7
  • ASU 101 or college-specific equivalent First-Year Seminar required of all first-year students
Term 1 - B 7 - 13 Credit Hours Critical course signified by critical course Hours Minimum Grade Notes
critical course 3  
  3    
Term hours subtotal: 6
  • Selection of general studies courses will be determined by elective courses taken that can also be used toward the major.
  • View ASU Online first-year student registration information here.
  • Set up your Handshake account, play me3@asu and select your career interest area.
Term 2 - A 13 - 19 Credit Hours Critical course signified by critical course Hours Minimum Grade Notes
critical course 3  
  3  
Term hours subtotal: 6
  • Students should become actively involved with a student organization. Information on ASU student organizations sponsored by the School of Geographical Sciences and Urban Planning is available here.
Term 2 - B 19 - 25 Credit Hours Critical course signified by critical course Hours Minimum Grade Notes
critical course 3  
  3    
critical course
Complete ENG 101 OR ENG 105 OR ENG 107 course(s).
   
Term hours subtotal: 6
Term 3 - A 25 - 31 Credit Hours Hours Minimum Grade Notes
  3  
  3    
Term hours subtotal: 6
Term 3 - B 31 - 37 Credit Hours Critical course signified by critical course Hours Minimum Grade Notes
critical course 3  
  3    
critical course
Complete First-Year Composition requirement.
   
 
Complete Mathematics (MA) requirement.
   
Term hours subtotal: 6
Term 4 - A 37 - 44 Credit Hours Hours Minimum Grade Notes
  3  
  4    
Term hours subtotal: 7
  • Create your professional online presence on LinkedIn.
Term 4 - B 44 - 51 Credit Hours Critical course signified by critical course Hours Minimum Grade Notes
critical course 4  
  3    
Term hours subtotal: 7
Term 5 - A 51 - 58 Credit Hours Necessary course signified by necessary course Hours Minimum Grade Notes
necessary course 3  
 
Second Language: Requirement satisfied through the following:
* Completion of a language course at the intermediate level (202 or equivalent), including American Sign Language IV.
4  
Term hours subtotal: 7
  • ASU Language Placement: Only true beginners are eligible for 101-level courses. All other students are required to take a placement exam, regardless of prior credit earned.
Term 5 - B 58 - 65 Credit Hours Hours Minimum Grade Notes
 
Second Language: Requirement satisfied through the following:
* Completion of a language course at the intermediate level (202 or equivalent), including American Sign Language IV.
4  
  3    
Term hours subtotal: 7
  • Students interested in conducting supervised research with a faculty member should initiate contact with faculty members who perform research in their content area of interest. Information on research areas in the School of Geographical Sciences and Urban Planning is available here.
Term 6 - A 65 - 72 Credit Hours Necessary course signified by necessary course Hours Minimum Grade Notes
necessary course 3  
 
Second Language: Requirement satisfied through the following:
* Completion of a language course at the intermediate level (202 or equivalent), including American Sign Language IV.
4  
Term hours subtotal: 7
  • Students interested in continuing to graduate study following the completion of the bachelors program should start investigating potential graduate programs including admissions requirements and deadlines. Information on the graduate programs offered through the School of Geographical Sciences and Urban Planning is available here.
Term 6 - B 72 - 78 Credit Hours Necessary course signified by necessary course Hours Minimum Grade Notes
 
Second Language: Requirement satisfied through the following:
* Completion of a language course at the intermediate level (202 or equivalent), including American Sign Language IV.
4  
  2    
necessary course
Complete Cultural Diversity in the U.S. (C) AND Global Awareness (G) AND Historical Awareness (H) course(s).
   
Term hours subtotal: 6
Term 7 - A 78 - 84 Credit Hours Necessary course signified by necessary course Hours Minimum Grade Notes
necessary course 3  
  3    
Term hours subtotal: 6
  • Students interested in entering the job market after graduation should start researching job opportunities. Information on careers in related fields is available here and here.
Term 7 - B 84 - 90 Credit Hours Hours Minimum Grade Notes
 
Upper Division Elective
6    
Term hours subtotal: 6
Term 8 - A 90 - 96 Credit Hours Hours Minimum Grade Notes
  3    
  3    
Term hours subtotal: 6
  • Network in your career interest area.
Term 8 - B 96 - 102 Credit Hours Necessary course signified by necessary course Hours Minimum Grade Notes
necessary course 3  
  3    
Term hours subtotal: 6
  • Use Handshake to research employment opportunities.
Term 9 - A 102 - 108 Credit Hours Necessary course signified by necessary course Hours Minimum Grade Notes
necessary course 3  
  3    
Term hours subtotal: 6
Term 9 - B 108 - 114 Credit Hours Necessary course signified by necessary course Hours Minimum Grade Notes
necessary course 3  
  3    
Term hours subtotal: 6
Term 10 - A 114 - 120 Credit Hours Necessary course signified by necessary course Hours Minimum Grade Notes
necessary course 3  
  3    
Term hours subtotal: 6



2022 - 2023 Major Map
Geography, BA
College/School: The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Location: Online
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critical courseCritical Course
necessary courseNecessary Course
Term 1 - A
0 - 7 Credit Hours
Hours: 1
Hours: 3
Minimum Grade: C
Hours: 3
Notes:
  • ASU 101 or college-specific equivalent First-Year Seminar required of all first-year students
Term 1 - B
7 - 13 Credit Hours
Hours: 3
Minimum Grade: C
Hours: 3
Notes:
  • Selection of general studies courses will be determined by elective courses taken that can also be used toward the major.
  • View ASU Online first-year student registration information here.
  • Set up your Handshake account, play me3@asu and select your career interest area.
Term 2 - A
13 - 19 Credit Hours
Hours: 3
Minimum Grade: C
Hours: 3
Minimum Grade: C
Notes:
  • Students should become actively involved with a student organization. Information on ASU student organizations sponsored by the School of Geographical Sciences and Urban Planning is available here.
Term 2 - B
19 - 25 Credit Hours
Hours: 3
Minimum Grade: C
Hours: 3
critical course
Complete ENG 101 OR ENG 105 OR ENG 107 course(s).
Term 3 - A
25 - 31 Credit Hours
Hours: 3
Minimum Grade: C
Hours: 3
Notes:
Term 3 - B
31 - 37 Credit Hours
Term 4 - A
37 - 44 Credit Hours
Hours: 3
Minimum Grade: C
Hours: 4
Notes:
  • Create your professional online presence on LinkedIn.
Term 4 - B
44 - 51 Credit Hours
Term 5 - A
51 - 58 Credit Hours
Hours: 3
Minimum Grade: C
Second Language: Requirement satisfied through the following:
* Completion of a language course at the intermediate level (202 or equivalent), including American Sign Language IV.
Hours: 4
Minimum Grade: C
Notes:
  • ASU Language Placement: Only true beginners are eligible for 101-level courses. All other students are required to take a placement exam, regardless of prior credit earned.
Term 5 - B
58 - 65 Credit Hours
Second Language: Requirement satisfied through the following:
* Completion of a language course at the intermediate level (202 or equivalent), including American Sign Language IV.
Hours: 4
Minimum Grade: C
Hours: 3
Notes:
  • Students interested in conducting supervised research with a faculty member should initiate contact with faculty members who perform research in their content area of interest. Information on research areas in the School of Geographical Sciences and Urban Planning is available here.
Term 6 - A
65 - 72 Credit Hours
Hours: 3
Minimum Grade: C
Second Language: Requirement satisfied through the following:
* Completion of a language course at the intermediate level (202 or equivalent), including American Sign Language IV.
Hours: 4
Minimum Grade: C
Notes:
  • Students interested in continuing to graduate study following the completion of the bachelors program should start investigating potential graduate programs including admissions requirements and deadlines. Information on the graduate programs offered through the School of Geographical Sciences and Urban Planning is available here.
Term 6 - B
72 - 78 Credit Hours
Second Language: Requirement satisfied through the following:
* Completion of a language course at the intermediate level (202 or equivalent), including American Sign Language IV.
Hours: 4
Minimum Grade: C
Hours: 2
necessary course
Complete Cultural Diversity in the U.S. (C) AND Global Awareness (G) AND Historical Awareness (H) course(s).
Term 7 - A
78 - 84 Credit Hours
Hours: 3
Minimum Grade: C
Hours: 3
Notes:
  • Students interested in entering the job market after graduation should start researching job opportunities. Information on careers in related fields is available here and here.
Term 7 - B
84 - 90 Credit Hours
Upper Division Elective
Hours: 6
Term 8 - A
90 - 96 Credit Hours
Term 8 - B
96 - 102 Credit Hours
Hours: 3
Minimum Grade: C
Hours: 3
Notes:
  • Use Handshake to research employment opportunities.
Term 9 - A
102 - 108 Credit Hours
Hours: 3
Minimum Grade: C
Hours: 3
Term 9 - B
108 - 114 Credit Hours
Hours: 3
Minimum Grade: C
Hours: 3
Notes:
Term 10 - A
114 - 120 Credit Hours
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