- Acceptance to Southern Miss
- No prerequisites are required for admission into the geography program.
- The B.S. degree requires 124 credit hours, with 63-75 credit hours of courses in the major.
The department has agreements with all Mississippi community colleges to accept the associate degree in geography for transfer credit, as well as the acceptance of General Education courses for those transfer students who do not receive an associate degree.
The department also has agreements with area community colleges to accept geospatial courses taken at community colleges as degree electives and/or lower-division hours applied to the major.