6 credits outside geography in a discipline closely allied to the student’s research area (to be determined in consultation with the student’s advisor.)
Successful defense of thesis or research project(s).
One-half of the credits must be taken in courses numbered 600 and above.
Courses in the 500 series are open to undergraduates as *400 series. Graduate students are required to do additional work of a research nature. A course taken at the 400 level may not be repeated at the 500 level.