Associate of Arts Degree - Geography Designation

Course Requirements

Plan of Study Grid
First SemesterCredits
ENG 121 English Composition I : GT-CO1 1,2 3
GEO 105 World Regional Geography: GT-SS2 3
MAT 135 Intro to Statistics: GT-MA1 1,3 3
Guaranteed Transfer Arts & Humanities Course (GT-AH1, GT-AH2, GT-AH3) 3
Elective 3
 Subtotal15
Second Semester
ENG 122 English Composition II: GT-CO2 2 3
GEO 106 Human Geography: GT-SS2 3
Guaranteed Transfer History Course (GT-HI1) 3
Guaranteed Transfer Natural & Physical Sciences Course (GT-SC1) 4 4
Guaranteed Transfer Social & Behavioral Sciences Course (GT-SS1 or GT-SS3) 3
 Subtotal16
Third Semester
GEO 111 Physical Geography: Landforms with Lab: GT-SC1 4
Guaranteed Transfer Arts & Humanities Course (GT-AH1, GT-AH2, GT-AH3) 3
Guaranteed Transfer Natural & Physical Sciences Course (GT-SC1) 4 4
Elective 3
 Subtotal14
Fourth Semester
GEO 112 Physical Geography - Weather and Climate with Lab: GT-SC1 4
Guaranteed Transfer Social & Behavioral Sciences Course (GT-SS1 or GT-SS3) 3
Elective 3
Elective 3
Elective 2
 Subtotal15
 Total Credits60
1

 Building Block Course

2

Students can take ENG 122 and an additional GT-CO3 course instead of ENG 121 and ENG 122.

3

One GT Pathways course (GT-MA1), prefer MAT 135: Introduction to Statistics, except:  Adams State University requires MAT 121: College Algebra; Metropolitan State University of Denver requires either MAT 135: Introduction to Statistics or MAT 121: College Algebra; University of Colorado Denver requires either MAT 121: College Algebra or MAT 135: Intro to Statistics.

4

NO GEO-prefix science courses

GEY 111 (Physical Geology) not recommended

For Adams State, students must take BIO 111 (General College Biology I, GT-SC1) and CHE 101 (Introduction to Chemistry I, GT-SC1).

Electives

Advanced Academic Achievement
Accounting Principles I
Accounting Principles II
ANT - all courses
ARA - all courses 111 and higher
ART - all courses
ASL - all courses 121 and higher
AST - all courses
BIO - all courses
Introduction to Business
Legal Environment of Business
Business Communication and Report Writing
Business Statistics
CHE - all courses
CHI - all courses 111 and higher
Introduction to PC Applications
COM - all courses
Introduction to Criminal Justice: GT-SS3
Introduction to Early Childhood Education
Introduction to Early Childhood Education Techniques
Nutrition, Health and Safety
ECE Child Growth and Development
Administration: Human Relations for Early Childhood Education
Introduction to Education
Environmental Science with Lab: GT-SC1
FRE - all courses 111 and higher
GEO - all courses
GER - all courses 111 and higher
GEY - all courses
HIS - all courses
HUM - all courses
ITA - all courses 111 and higher
JOU - all courses
JPN - all courses 111 and higher
LIT - all courses
MAT - all courses 120 and higher
MUS - all courses
PHI - all courses
PHY - all courses
POS - all courses
PSY - all courses
Integrated Science with Lab: GT-SC1
Integrated Science II with Lab: GT-SC1
SOC - all courses
SPA - all courses 111 and higher
THE - all courses
WST - all courses

Number of elective credits may vary according to the receiving institution. Students are advised to contact an advisor at the receiving institution.