University of Wisconsin – Parkside - Department of Geography

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A degree in Geography from UW-Parkside prepares students for careers in planning, environmental analysis, teaching, soil conservation, natural resource management, GIS analysis, as well as many more fields.  We offer our students a broad-based level of training. Our department has a Biogeography Lab that supports biogeography field research, including soils analysis and Dendrochronology; and a Spatial Data Analysis Lab that supports GIS, cartography, and remote sensing applications.

Our Geography majors can choose one or more fields of concentration: Concentration in Planning, Concentration in Applied Environmental Geography, and Certificate in Geographic Information Systems (GIS).

Source: Department Website July 2010

Additional Info

  • Department Name: Department of Geography
  • Disciplines and Research Areas: Geography, Geographic Information Systems, Cartography
  • Degrees: Certificate, BA
  • State: Wisconsin
  • City: Kenosha
  • Phone: (262) 595-2149