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Geography, Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
Hamilton, NY, United States
Geography bridges perspectives in the social and natural sciences to study people and the environment. In addition to deepening knowledge of biophysical and social change processes in their own right, diverse methodological approaches of Geography programme of Colgate University uncover the relationships between humans and natural and social environments.
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Students of Geography programme of Colgate University use integrative explanatory frameworks to grapple with critical areas of inquiry: the geopolitics of conflict, climate science, biogeographies of endangered species, public health, urban planning, disaster mitigation, international development, environmental and social justice, and natural resource management, among them.

Key facts:

Exposing students to the full spectrum of disciplinary subfields – physical, human, and nature-society geography as well as geographical techniques – the major provides a good foundation for graduate work or future employment in both the private and public sectors.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Climate and Society
  • Is the Planet Doomed?
  • Earth, Society, and Sustainability
  • Geographies of Nature, Economy, Society
  • Geography of the Physical Environment
  • Geographic Information Systems

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • Application
  • Application fee 
  • Two academic teacher recommendations
  • Guidance counselor recommendation
  • Official high school transcript
  • High school senior grades
  • Official standardized testing scores (optional for all fall 2021 applicants)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    59655 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 59655 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    59655 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 59655 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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