If you transferred into CSUMB as an AA-T-certified student in Geography, you must complete the following courses for your bachelor's degree in Social and Behavioral Sciences with a concentration in Geographic Information Systems (GIS) at CSUMB. If you are unsure about your transfer status, please talk to an advisor.

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Complete ALL of the following courses:

  • SBS 300/L: SBS Major ProSeminar: Theory
  • SBS 328: Social Science Theory Module
  • SBS 361/L: Introduction to GIS
  • SBS 366/L: Research Methods for SBS: Quantitative Emphasis
  • SBS 356: People, Places, & Environment: An Introduction to Geography
  • SBS 371: Applications/GIS/Soc/Scie/Busi
  • ENVS 436: Rmt Sns/Image Process
  • SBS 400: Senior Capstone Seminar I
  • SBS 405: Assessment Lab/Grad/Srs

Complete ONE of the following courses:

  • SBS 402: Senior Capstone Seminar II (For students who have already taken a non-capstone upper-division service learning course)
  • SBS 404S: Service Learning Capstone (For students who have NOT taken an upper-divsion service learning course)

Complete TWO of the following courses:

If the American Institutions requirement has not been met before transfer, students may substitute SBS 385: Environmental History of California for one of the courses in the list above.

Students must also demonstrate second language proficiency at the 201 level. Read more about the Language Proficiency Requirement.

Students may select additional elective coursework if necessary to complete 60 units.