Southern Illinois University - Carbondale - Department of Geography and Environmental Resources

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Majors earning a Bachelor of Science degree in Geography and Environmental Resources study the dynamic relationship between nature and society with an emphasis on spatial analysis or environmental management.  

Students earn a Master of Science degree in Geography and Environmental Resources with a concentration in Environmental Management, Geographic Information Science (GIS), or Water Resources Management.  The graduate program includes several dimensions of this emphasis, e.g., the role of resources in economic development and regional planning from physical/biological, technological, socioeconomic, policy, and spatial viewpoints. 

Source: Department Website July 2010

Additional Info

  • Department Name: Department of Geography and Environmental Resources
  • Disciplines and Research Areas: Geography, Environmental Geography, Geographic Information Systems, Regional Geography
  • Degrees: BS, MS
  • State: Illinois
  • City: Carbondale
  • Phone: (618) 536-3375