Associate Degree with Geography Emphasis

10-18 credits

Offered at: UW-Baraboo/Sauk County, UW-Barron County, UW-Fond du Lac, UW-Fox Valley, UW-Manitowoc, UW-Marinette, UW-Marshfield/Wood County, UW-Marathon County, UW-Rock County, UW-Sheboygan, UW-Washington County, UW-Waukesha and UW Colleges Online.

Students seeking an Associate of Arts and Science Degree (AAS) with an emphasis must successfully complete the AAS requirements and the specific emphasis requirements. Completion of the following courses will fulfill the requirements for this emphasis.

Course# Course Credits
Required Courses* – total of 10-18 credits
Choose 1 Option from the list below:
GEO 125 Physical Geography 4-5
GEO 123 Physical Geography: Weather and Climate 4-5
GEO 124 Physical Geography: Landforms 4-5
Choose 1 of the following:
GEO 101 Introduction to Cultural Geography 3
GEO 110 World Regional Geography 3
Elective Course – Student/Advisor Choice, total of 3-5 credits
GEO XXX Any other Geography course* 3-5
*Note that GEO 123 and GEO 124 may be used in place of GEO 125; however, if GEO 123 and GEO 124 are substituted for GEO 125, then GEO 125 may not be used to fulfill the "Any other course" elective requirement, and if GEO125 is used, then neither GEO123 nor 124 may be used to fulfill the "Any other course" requirement.


For complete details on an Associate Degree with Emphasis, please contact your campus Solution Center/Student Affairs Office.