Geography

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Degree Type

Associate in Arts for Transfer
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Average Salary

$85,430
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Skills

Develop Awareness of Environmental Changes

Welcome To Geography

Are you interested in geography?

Are you fascinated by the science of our planet?

Do you enjoy studying maps and land formations?

Check Out Our Geography Program!

Solano Community College’s Associate in Arts in Geography for Transfer degree to introduce students to principles, theory, and applied methods of spatial analysis in studying both the natural and human environment. The Associate in Arts in Geography for Transfer degree is designed to prepare students for a seamless transfer into the CSU system to complete a baccalaureate degree in Geography or similar major. The degree provides students with a foundation in the knowledge and skills of the Geography profession and prepares them for upper division university course work. Recipients of the Associate in Arts for Transfer degree are guaranteed admission with junior standing at a campus of the California State University system. The program in Geography is designed to develop the student’s awareness of human environment relationships and changes in the physical and cultural landscape induced by human activities.

Program Learning Outcomes

Students who complete the Associate in Arts in Geography for Transfer degree will be able to:

  • Use maps and other appropriate geographic tools to interpret and analyze spatial data.
  • Explain the impact of humans on the natural environment.
  • Identify major worldwide spatial political, cultural, economic, and environmental patterns

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