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Geography and Geology Graduate Program

A tech-forward degree

Master your knowledge of traditional science as you learn to use cutting-edge tech. Give your career a kick-start.

Degree options

Accelerated master's

Begin your graduate studies during your junior or senior year. Complete your degree in less time.

Traditional master's

Follow the normal, two-year path.

Want to increase your marketability?

Add a graduate certificate to your degree and expand your career options. 

Track options

Take a customized path to success with a track option.

Each track offers base course work in digital imaging and mapping.


Address the needs of Earth and humans.


Explore the structure and processes of Earth.

Geospatial sciences

Extend your ability to collect, manage and analyze data.


Focus on mapping and layout. Use tech to cover places and features.

Careers and outcomes

Build a diverse skill set as you blend science and technology together.

Why earn a master's degree in geography and geology?

  • Get a unique education that’s designed for you. Track options allow you to match your education with your interests.
  • A flexible curriculum allows you to take courses in other departments.
  • Take a quicker route to your degrees through the accelerated option.
  • Receive personal attention from our faculty. They work across a range of foci and can include you into their research.