Geography AA-T

Geography AA-T Transfer Degree, AA-T

This Associate in Arts degree in Geography for Transfer (A.A.-T.) provides a path to students who wish to transfer to a CSU campus in Geography and serves the diverse needs of students who wish to obtain a broad and an in-depth understanding of the field. Additionally, this degree allows students to examine the environmental and spatial science of geography including both physical and cultural landscapes across the Earth. Courses in Geography also prepare students interested in careers in environmental studies, education, engineering, urban planning, and architecture. The Associate in Arts for Transfer (AA-T) or the Associate in Science for Transfer (AS-T) is intended for students who plan to complete a bachelor's degree in a similar major at a CSU campus. Students completing these degrees (AA-T or AS-T) are guaranteed admission to the CSU system, but not to a particular campus or major. Students should consult with a counselor when planning to complete the degree for more information on university admission and transfer requirements.

REQUIRED CORE COURSES: Units
GEOG102 Cultural Geography 3
GEOG110 Physical Geography 3
and
GEOG111 Physical Geography Laboratory 1
or
GEOG111H Physical Geography Laboratory - Honors 1
LIST A: Select 6 to 7 units from the following: Units
GEOG100 Map Interpretation and Geospatial Analysis 3
or
GIS100 Map Interpretation and Geospatial Analysis 3
GEOG114 Weather and Climate 4
GEOG118 California Geography 3
GEOG120 World Regional Geography 3
GIS130 Introduction to Geographic Information Systems (GIS) 3
LIST B: Select 6 units from the following: Units
ANTHRO102 Cultural Anthropology 3
ENGL102 Intermediate Composition and Critical Thinking 4
or
ENGL102H Intermediate Composition and Critical Thinking - Honors 4
GEOL101 Introduction to Physical Geology 3
GIS133 GIS Cartography and Base Map Development 3
OCEAN101 Elements of Oceanography 3
and
OCEAN111 Elements of Oceanography Laboratory 1
POLIT141 Introduction to World Politics 3
MAJOR TOTAL: 19-22 Units
Total units that may be double counted: 7-16 Units
CSU GE-Breadth or IGETC for CSU requirements: 39-42 Units
CSU electives (as needed to reach 60 transferable units): 6-20 Units
Total Units 60