Graduate Programs | Department of Geography and the Environment

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Graduate Programs

M.S. in Geography

We offer a professional program and a research program, which apply geographic concepts and techniques to significant societal and environmental challenges. Students work with their major professor to construct a degree plan emphasizing a particular theme (application matterials can be found here).

Other themes include cultural ecology, ecosystem geography, and energy geography.

Ph.D. in Information Science

We have a Geospatial Information Science Concentration in the Information Science Ph.D. Program coordinated by the Department of Information Science (see below).

For questions contact Dr. Pinliang Dong, at GISPhD@unt.edu.

Ph.D. in Environmental Science

We have a Geoscience Concentration in the Ph.D. in Environmental Science. For questions contact geog@unt.edu.

Ph.D. in Philosophy

Students can pursue a Ph.D. in Philosophy with a focus on critical human geography Department of Philosophy. For questions contact geog@unt.edu.

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