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University of North Carolina Wilmington

48 months
Duration
18508 USD/year
18508 USD/year
4444 USD/year
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About

Students who pursue the B.A. degree in Geography from University of North Carolina Wilmington may choose from a broad, flexible program that meets personal educational goals and interests, including careers and graduate study in physical or human geography, planning or applied geography.

Overview

There are two main branches of Geography from University of North Carolina Wilmington :human geography and physical geography. Human geography is concerned with the spatial aspects of human existence - how people and their activity are distributed in space, how they use and perceive space, and how they create and sustain the places that make up the earth's surface. 

Physical geographers study patterns of climates, land forms, vegetation, soils, and water. They forecast the weather, manage land and water resources, and analyze and plan for forests, rangelands, and wetlands.

Career

  • Aerial Photo Interpreter
  • Facilities Planner
  • Land Developer
  • Site Researcher
  • Agricultural Extension Agent
  • Forestry Technician
  • Land Economist
  • Soil Conservationist

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Physical Geography 
  • Human Geography 
  • World Geography
  • The Digital Globe
  • Cartography
  • Quantitative Methods in Earth Sciences 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed online application.
    • Non-refundable $80 application fee (check or money order in U.S. dollars and drawn on a U.S. bank, payable to UNCW).
    • Essay & short answer
    • An official transcript, translated into English (translation must be certified), of grades from secondary school.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18508 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9254 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    18508 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9254 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • In-State

    4444 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2222 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Wilmington

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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