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Image of Earth with Sun rising and the text Geography at CSUSM

If you are considering majoring in geography at CSUSM starting in Fall 2023, consider applying during the CSUSM Priority Application Period, which is October 1 - December 15. 

Students in the geography program develop a solid grounding in geographic fundamentals. They study the global food system, ancient landscapes in the Middle East, and global climate change through hands-on experiences and classes featuring high impact projects like student research presented at the annual CSUSM research symposium. They also develop core skills in GIS and other field methods.

GEOG 460 Food Systems and Emerging Markets class meeting at the sustainable food garden

To find out more about the discipline of geography, you can visit the website of the American Association of Geographers (AAG).

To find out about what jobs you can get with a geography degree, check out the AAG's careers website.

For more information on the Geography program, take a look at our growing website or check out the Geography padlet. If you have any questions at all,  please contact Dr. Greig Guthey or Dr. Elizabeth Ridder. We are here to help!


The Geography Program is part of the Liberal Studies Department