Undergraduate Programs

Student Learning Outcomes

Bachelor of Arts in Geography (B.A.)

Students completing the Geography B.A. program will achieve the following:

  • Understand
  • the relevance of geographic knowledge to the interactions among natural and cultural phenomena from local to global scales. 
  • Demonstrate
  • effective communication skills, use of critical thinking, and application of spatial analysis methods and tools to comprehend and interpret geographic problems and phenomena.

Certificate in Geographic Information Science

The Undergraduate Certificate in Geographic Information Science prepares students for employment by developing knowledge and skillsused in the analysis of spatial information. The program focuses on foundational concepts, methodological processes, and analysis of spatial phenomena using geographic technologies. Students completing the Undergraduate Certificate Program in Geographic Information Science will be able to create, manage, analyze, and communicate with spatial information using geographic information technologies.