Graduate Programs | Department of Geography and the Environment

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. View the video here to learn more about our programs. Students work with their major professor to construct a degree plan.

  • Apply to the Research Master's here.
  • Apply to the Professional Master's here.

Ph.D. in Environmental Science

We have a Geoscience Concentration in the Ph.D. in Environmental Science. For questions contact Dr. Pinliang Dong, at

Ph.D. in Philosophy with a Concentration in Human Geography

We have a Human Geography Concentration in the Ph.D. in Philosophy. For questions contact Dr. Adam Briggle, at