Ohio University - Department of Geography

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The Ohio University Department of Geography is a dynamic department with 150 undergraduate majors and a graduate program  that has expanded to 25. Faculty in the department offer coursework and conduct research on topics that bring together the Earth's human and physical components and focus on issues from local to global scales. Our mission is to create, disseminate, and apply the highest forms of geographical knowledge and scholarship.

The department offers six degree programs and a graduate and undergraduate certificate program in GISc. These innovative programs provide multiple perspectives and tools to understand the relationships between people and their environments and solve problems related to local and global change. 

Source: Department Website July 2010

Additional Info

  • Department Name: Department of Geography
  • Disciplines and Research Areas: Geography, Environmental Geography, Geographic Information Systems, Human Geography, Physical Geography, Regional Geography, Remote Sensing, Sustainability, Spatial Analysis, Climatology and Meteorology
  • Degrees: Certificate, BA, BS, MA
  • State: Ohio
  • City: Athens
  • Phone: (740) 593-1140