48 months
27430 USD/year
26079 USD/year
9591 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Geography is a science that focuses on the spatial analysis of human/physical patterns and processes. This Geography program from University of Colorado Denver is an ideal major for the liberal arts student, providing exposure to the concepts and techniques utilized in investigating environmental issues, socioeconomic problems, and planning policies.


Students must declare a major by the time they have completed 60 semester hours of course work. The Geography Program from University of Colorado Denver offers a BA degree program that includes a full range of courses in the fundamentals of geography, taught mainly by full-time faculty. The program is designed to provide the student interested in economic, physical or social geography with the background necessary for obtaining a rewarding career in government (federal, state, local) or private industry, as well as preparing students for graduate work.


Option 1: General Geography (36 credit hours)

Option 2: Environmental Science (40 credit hours)

Option 3: Environment, Society, and Sustainability (40 credit hours)

Option 4: Urban Studies (39 credit hours)

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Weather and Climate
  • Globalization and Regional Development
  • Colorado Climates
  • Landscape Geochemistry
  • Earth Environments and Human Impacts
  • Applied Geomorphology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submit Online Application
  • Pay a non-refundable $75 application fee by credit card
  • You are required to submit complete transcripts from ALL secondary/high schools you have attended – even if you did not graduate from the school. 
  • Proof of English Language Proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    27430 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27430 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    26079 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26079 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    9591 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9591 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Denver

1310 - 2220 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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