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Explore the physical and human environment with the interdisciplinary Bachelor of Science in Geography.

The Department of Geography offers exciting opportunities to explore the physical and human environment in the field, laboratory and classroom. You will engage with faculty to examine the physical, environmental, cultural, economic, political and social processes that drive our world.


This Bachelor of Science in Geography requires foundational coursework taken in geography. You'll also take upper-level courses in:

  • Human geography
  • Geography of the natural environment
  • Human-environment interactions
  • Geographic Information Science and Technology (GIST)

The degree offers the flexibility to explore double majors and minors in complementary fields.

Bachelor of Science in Geography Curriculum


Using geospatial methods, geography graduates are uniquely skilled to draw connections between human and physical processes. Geographers find career options in:

  • Government agencies
  • Industries
  • Businesses aimed at social services, research, natural resources and spatial analysis
  • Education
  • Development
  • Private consulting