Independent studies (GEOG398 or GEOG498) are semester-long, individualized academic research projects. Students work with a faculty supervisor to design and research an original thesis.
Upon obtaining the agreement of a professor to advise you on your research, to enroll in the course fill out the application form found on our Advising Forms page.
Independent Studies Requirements
- At least 60 semester hours
- A minimum GPA of 2.5
- Completed the Geographical Sciences Primary Courses (except GEOG212).