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Proposal Summary: AS-04-54

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TitleBS in Geography/Cartography degree
Submitting DeanDr. Roger Creel
Submitting CollegeArts & Sciences -- Charles Monroe x8033
Departments Generating the ProposalGeography
Objection DeadlineJanuary 22, 2004
Proposal StatusFinal Approval Granted
Proposal Last UpdatedSeptember 29, 2004 by PR Nancy Stokes
Effective DateFall 2004
Brief Summary of ProposalThe Department of Geography and Planning proposes to change the title of its BS in Geography/Cartography degree. Current: BS in Geography/Cartography Proposed: BS in Geography/Geographic Information Sciences This change in title will: (1) reflect significant changes in practice and terminology in the field of geography that have incorporated geographic information systems, remote sensing, and cartography under the rubric of "Geographic Information Sciences," (2) better reflect the nature of the education that students currently receive in the BS degree, and (3) reflect recent changes to the department's certificate and minor programs.
Type of ProposalProgram changes
Graduate School Endorsement StatusNot required
Graduate School Endorsement UpdatedDecember 01, 2003 by GS Heather Blake
Institutional Research StatusNot required
IR Status UpdatedDecember 12, 2003 by IR Dolores Bezilla
Library StatusApproved
Library Status UpdatedOctober 15, 2003 by UL Peter Linberger
Distance Learning Review Committee StatusNot required
DLRC Status Updated
Resource RequirementsNo additional resources
Resource Requirements Updated


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