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Program Sample Plan

Program name: Geographic Information Science B.S.
Sample Plan: Geographic Information Science B.S.
Total Credits: 120.0
The sample plan below shows you one of several possible ways to complete this degree. Your academic plan may look different if you have already fulfilled some requirements, if you have multiple course options to choose from in your major, or if courses don't fit your schedule in a given term. Use Graduation Planner to make your customized plan, and work with your academic adviser to ensure that you are on track to graduate on time.
Year 1 - Fall Semester: 16.0 cr
UST 1000 - UMD Seminar : 1.0 cr
GEOG 1414 - Physical Geography : 4.0 cr : LE CAT4, NAT SCI, SUSTAIN
MATH 1290 - Calculus for the Natural Sciences : 5.0 cr : LE CAT2, LOGIC & QR
Elective :3.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
Year 1 - Spring Semester: 15.0 cr
GEOG 1202 - World Regional Geography : 3.0 cr : LE CAT8, LEIP CAT08, GLOBAL PER
LE (Natural Sciences) :3.0 cr
Minor Course 3.0 cr
LE (Writing & Information Literacy) :3.0 cr
GIS 2552 - Mapping Our World : 3.0 cr : LOGIC & QR
Year 2 - Fall Semester: 15.0 cr
LE (Humanities) :3.0 cr
Minor Course 3.0 cr
LE (Oral Communication & Languages) :3.0 cr
LE (Social Sciences) :3.0 cr
STAT 2411 - Statistical Methods : 3.0 cr : LE CAT, LOGIC & QR
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Year 2 - Spring Semester: 16.0 cr
LE (Cultural Diversity in the US) :3.0 cr
LE (Social Sciences) :3.0 cr
LE (Fine Arts) :3.0 cr
Minor Course 3.0 cr
GIS 2xxx - 5xxx : 4.0 cr
Year 3 - Fall Semester: 15.0 cr
GIS 3563 - Geographic Information Science I: Theory and Analysis : 4.0 cr
GIS 3580 - Earth Imagery : 4.0 cr
Minor Course 4.0 cr
Minor Course 3.0 cr
Year 3 - Spring Semester: 15.0 cr
GIS 3564 - Geographic Information Science II: Applied GIS : 4.0 cr
WRIT 31xx - Adv Writing (3 cr) : 3.0 cr
Minor Course 4.0 cr
GIS 2xxx - 5xxx : 4.0 cr
Year 4 - Fall Semester: 14.0 cr
ES 4612 - Field Techniques and Research Design : 3.0 cr
GIS 4586 - Geoprocessing with Python : 4.0 cr
Minor Course 4.0 cr
LE (Humanities) :3.0 cr
Year 4 - Spring Semester: 14.0 cr
GIS 4585 - Applied Statistics in GIS : 4.0 cr
GIS 3597 - Internship in GIS : 3.0 cr
GIS 4909 - Professional Preparedness : 1.0 cr
Minor Course 3.0 cr
Minor Course 3.0 cr