Prospective Students

As a Geographical Sciences student you can expect an interdisciplinary education where you will practice valuable career skills, prepare for graduate level education, and gain the knowledge necessary to Be The Solution to global issues. 

Be Global

Courses & Facilities

The Geographical Sciences Department offers a variety of courses in GIS, human geography, and physical geography at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, as well as online classes. 


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The Advising Office is staffed by the Director of Undergraduate Studies, Dr. Keith Yearwood, and Academic Advisors Byron Marroquin and Allison Bredder. They can your questions regarding degree requirements, internships, and career opportunities.

GEOG Students Study Abroad in China

Special Programs

Earn credits, gain experience, and make yourself a competitive job or graduate school candidate by conducting undergraduate research, studying abroad, interning, and more!

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Nearing the completion of your degree? Use the links in this section to learn more about the process of applying for graduation and commencement ceremonies.

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Internship and Career Exploration

Enhance your employability and locate careers through the Department’s internship and job opportunities!


Clubs, Associations & Social Media

Get involved and stay connected!