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Geography Concentration

The Geography Concentration prepares students for a holistic examination of the Earth including ecosystem and atmospheric processes, natural hazards and environmental management, relationships between nature and society, and understanding relationships between events around the world that cause changes to both in natural and socio-economic systems. Coursework will discuss topics such as spatial analysis, environmental protection, global security, international cooperation and regional development that ensure that students will become better stewards of the planet. Geography is interdisciplinary and offers diverse career opportunities in areas such as environmental management, disaster management and response, regional and economic development, careers abroad, and geographic information systems.


Geography Concentration Requirements

Sample Four-Year Plan

Course Descriptions

Geography Minor

GIS (Geographic Information Systems) Minor Requirements

Water Resources Management Minor Requirements


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