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Collection Development Guide: Geography: Program Purpose and Description

Geography Department

Department Website: http://www.geo.txstate.edu/

Department Mission: http://www.geo.txstate.edu/about/missionstatement.html

Department Vision and Goals: http://www.geo.txstate.edu/about/department_vision_goals.html

The department offers B.A. and B.S. degrees at the undergraduate level.  Undergraduate major concentrations include Geographic Information Science, Physical Geography, Resource and Environmental Studies, Urban and Regional Planning, and Water Studies.  Minors are offered in Geography, Geology, and Nature and Heritage Tourism.  Certificates are offered in Geographic Information Systems and Water Resources Policy.

At the graduate level, the department offers a Master of Applied Geography and an M.S. degree.  A Ph.D. program is available in  Geography, Geographic Education, and Geographic Information Science.

Undergraduate courses: http://www.geo.txstate.edu/degrees-programs/undergraduate/undergraduate-catalog-courses.html

Master's courses: http://www.geo.txstate.edu/degrees-programs/graduate/Masters/masters_course_descriptions.html

Doctoral program: http://www.geo.txstate.edu/degrees-programs/PhD.html

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