View courses, degrees, and/or certificates for this program in the catalog.

This department is in the division of Science.

Geography integrates multiple natural and social sciences and includes the study of:

  • Forces of nature and the consequences of those forces;
  • Nature and interactions of the atmosphere and the land;
  • Plants and animals;
  • Earth's waters;
  • Weather and climate;
  • Earth's dynamic surface;
  • Landforms and soils;
  • Human interaction with the physical environment through forms of agriculture, language, religion, and cities.

Courses in geography include:

  • Geography
  • Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
  • Environmental Sciences and Studies
  • Education
  • Gngineering
  • Architecture
  • Earth Sciences

Students planning to transfer to a four-year institution and major in geography should consult with a counselor regarding the transfer process and lower division requirements.