Human Geography and Planning Track

Students working with a geography model

Specialize in people and place

The human geography and planning track blends core course work in geospatial sciences with advanced classes on either human geography or planning.

Human Geography and/or Planning Option

Students interested in human geography and/or planning can select a research topic in land use assessment, urban design, community and regional planning, neighborhood planning, transportation planning, or tourism planning and development. Students should integrate geospatial science with human geography and/or planning when doing a graduate research project. Students selecting this concentration would normally take at least two of the following courses: