Master of Science in Geography

Graduate students in our Master of Science programs are expected to acquire a broad foundation in geography in addition to specialization in one or more thematic areas. Students who earn the MS degree are prepared for teaching in some small colleges, and for applied geography posts or cartographic positions in government agencies, planning organizations, environmental agencies, non-governmental organizations, and private industry.

Degree Requirements for the MS in Geography Program


Maintain GPA = 3.0

Breadth Requirements – one course in each of:

Thesis requirements

Advisor and Committee