DEGREE PROGRAMSGeog icon

The Department of Geography offers two graduate degrees.

Click on each degree for more information:

 

DEGREE TRACKS

Students majoring in either the M.S. or the Ph.D. in Geography can choose to specalize their degree with one of the following tracks:

  • cultural/historical geography

  • resource management

  • geospatial technologies

 

JOBS AND CAREERS

osu uavGraduates may seek professional employment in, for example, locational analysis, regional planning, resource management, remote sensing, geographic information systems (GIS), computer cartography, historic preservation, and culturally-focused agencies and organizations.

Students completing the Master’s degree are well-prepared to continue in doctoral programs, which place a greater emphasis on theoretical facets of Geography. Doctoral graduates often seek research and teaching positions at the University level; therefore, the doctoral program emphasizes analytical theory as well as higher-level research design and a broader, more substantive geographic knowledge base.

 

OTHER INFORMATION

 

The Department of Geography also participates in the Environmental Science Graduate Program (MS and PhD).

 

FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT:

Jon Comer, Coordinator of Graduate Studies
Professor & Associate Head
OSU Department of Geography
322 Murray Hall
Oklahoma State University
Stillwater, OK 74078
(405) 744-9176 (direct) or (405) 744-6250 (main office)
Email: jon.comer@okstate.edu