Geography and Geology, Department of

  • The geography program prepares students for careers in economic development, science and technology, providing instruction in geospatial science, area studies and international development, land-use analysis, resource management and more.
  • The geography GIT program provides the opportunity to study geospatial science (GIS, cartography and remote sensing) and its application to land-use analysis, environmental science, resource management and development.
  • The geology program offers a curriculum based on courses in liberal arts and sciences—including a range of Earth science topics—and culminates in upper-division geology courses.
  • The marine geology program offers a curriculum based on courses in liberal arts and sciences—including a range of Earth science topics—and culminates in upper-division geology courses with an emphasis in marine geology.
  • The environmental geology program offers a curriculum based on courses in liberal arts and sciences—including a range of Earth science topics—and culminates in upper-division geology and environmental courses.