Geography is a discipline that studies the earth and its human inhabitants and is commonly divided into human and physical geography. The Associate of Arts Oregon Transfer with a focus in geography includes courses that are commonly required for a bachelor's degree in geography and meets lower-division general education requirements at all Oregon public universities. A bachelor's degree in geography prepares students for a number of careers in business and industry, including city planning, recreation, natural resources, and real estate.
Statewide General Education Student Learning Outcomes
While this program has no formal entrance requirements, individual courses may have prerequisites which must be met before enrollment.
|Course ||Title ||Credits |
|WR 121||Academic Composition||4|
|WR 122||Argument, Research, and Multimodal Composition||4|
|or WR 227|| Technical Writing|
Students pursuing a Bachelor of Arts after transfer should consider completing three terms of a 200-level language course. The 100-level language courses will count as electives. The 200-level language courses will partially fulfill the arts and letters requirement.
Students pursuing a Bachelor of Science after transfer should consider taking more math and science courses. Language is not necessary. For specific details, speak with an advisor.
- Academic Requirements:
- Students must have a 2.0 cumulative GPA to earn a COCC certificate or degree.
- Options for additional standards:
- All courses in the program must be completed with a grade of C or higher.