Certificate in Rural And Town Planning

Course Requirements for the Certificate: 21 units

The following courses, or their approved transfer equivalents, are required of all candidates for this certificate.

A grade point average of 2.5 must be earned for courses required for the certificate. A grade of at least "C" must be earned in each course required of the certificate program.

4 courses required:

GEOG 219 Introduction to Geographic Methods 3.0 FS
GEOG 319 Introduction to Geographical Information Systems 3.0 FS
Prerequisites: GEOG 219 or equivalent.
GEOG 320 Introduction to Community and Rural Planning 3.0 FA
GEOG 425 Planning for Sustainable Communities and Regions 3.0 FA

1 course selected from:

GEOG 428 Site Planning 3.0 S2
Prerequisites: GEOG 219, GEOG 320, or equivalent.
GEOG 429 Environmental and Conservation Planning 3.0 S1
Prerequisites: GEOG 219, GEOG 320. Recommended: GEOG 101, GEOS 130, or NSCI 101.

1 course selected from:

GEOG 427 Environmental Impact Analysis 3.0 SP
Prerequisites: GEOG 320 or equivalent or faculty permission.
POLS 468 Planning Law 3.0 SP

1 course selected from:

ANTH 487 Heritage Resource Planning 3.0 Inq
GEOG 426 Water Resource Policy and Planning 3.0 SP
Prerequisites: GEOG 304 or equivalent.