Department of Geography and the Environment

Study geography

Explore the humanities, social sciences and natural sciences

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We're the Department of Geography and the Environment.

Geography is much more than maps and capitals. It is a diverse discipline with many interesting and relevant career paths.

Undergraduate Program

Geography is much more than maps and capitals. It is a diverse discipline with many interesting and relevant career paths.

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Graduate Program

The Department of Geography and the Environment offers an M.S. in applied geography.

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Research

We are an applied geography department specializing in interdisciplinary studies of human-environment interaction.

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Field Schools

The Department of Geography offers opportunities for studying internationally.

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GIS Certificate

Both undergraduate and graduate students may complete the Certificate in GIS.

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Funding Opportunities

In addition to teaching scholarships, several faculty members fund students on research assistantships.

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