Requirements for the ENVS B.A. Concentration in Geographic Information Systems (GIS)

Course Requirements

2019-20 ENVS B.A. Geographic Information Systems Concentration Major Worksheet (PDF)

The following information is from the 2019-2020 catalog requirements, effective Fall 2019. 

Lower Division Course Requirements (6 courses)

  • ENVS 23 The Physical & Chemical Environment (Spring only) or CHEM 1A General Chemistry
  • ENVS 24 General Ecology (Fall only) or BIOE 20C Ecology & Evolution
  • ENVS 25 Environmental Policy & Economics (Winter and Summer only)
  • MATH 3 Precalculus or STAT 3 Precalculus for the Social Sciences or ALEKS MPE 300+ or AP CALC 3+
  • STAT 7/L Statistical Methods for the Biological, Environmental, and Health Sciences
  • One of the following (SOCY/ANTH/PHIL): SOCY 1, 10, 15, ANTH 2, PHIL 22, 24, 28, 80G

Upper division Course Requirements (9 Courses)

  • ENVS 100/L Ecology and Society (Winter and Spring only)
    • prerequisites: ENVS 23, ENVS 24, ENVS 25, STAT7/L, SOCY/ANTH/PHIL, and WRIT 2
  • ENVS 115A/L Geographic Information Systems & Environmental Applications (Fall only)
  • ENVS 115B Intermediate Geographic Information Systems (Winter only)
  • ENVS 115C Advanced Geographic Information Systems (Spring only)
  • 1 ENVS upper division based in the Social Sciences: ENVS 110, 130B, 140, 141, 143, 144, 145, 146, 147, 149, 150, 151, 152, 153, 154, 158, 165, 172, 173, 176
  • 1 ENVS upper division based in the Natural Sciences: ENVS 104A/L, 106A, 107, 108, 109, 120, 121, 122, 123, 125, 129, 130A, 130C, 131, 133, 135, 138, 160, 161, 162, 163, 164, 166, 167, 168, 169, 170
  • 2 ENVS upper divisions of your choice completed in the following options: 

Senior Exit Requirement (Choose 1 out of the 3 options below)
*Your Senior Exit must be focused in Geographic Information Systems.