Geography MA Courses

The unifying idea of modern geography is the study of spatial patterns in the cultural and physical features of the earth's surface. Faculty strengths in the department include: urban, social, cultural and economic geography; climate and environmental systems; geographic information systems, remote sensing, cartography, computer applications and spatial analysis. 

Gog 500 Introduction to Graduate Study in Geography: Geographic Thought (3)
Gog 502 (Pln 504) Statistical Methods (3)
Gog 504(Pln 538) Energy, Environment, and Climate Change (3)
Gog 506 Introduction to Environmental Studies (3)
Gog 507 Biogeography (3)
Gog 514 (Eng 514, His 514) The United States: An Interdisciplinary Approach (4)
Gog 518 (Bio 518, Inf 508) Ecological Modeling (3)
Gog 519 (Geo 519) Physical Environment of Cold Regions (3)
Gog 521 (Pln 501) Planning History and Philosophy (3)
Gog 522 GIS for Social Sciences (3)
Gog 524 Landscape Ecology (3)
Gog 525 Remote Sensing Applications (3)
Gog 526 (Pln 502) Urban and Metropolitan Structure and Functions (3)
Gog 527 (Pln 527) Human Factors in Geographic Information Science (3)
Gog 529 (Bio 534) Spatial Statistics (3)
Gog 530 Selected Topics (1-4)
Gog 530 Selected Topics: Landscape Rendering
Gog 532 (Pln 530) Environmental Planning (3)
Gog 533 (Pln 533) Urban Ecology (3)
Gog 534 (Pln 534) Water Resources Planning (3)
Gog 535 (Pln 531) Environmental Assessment and Permitting (3)
Gog 540 Advanced Political Geography (3)
Gog 542 Geography of Religion (3)
Gog 547 Development and Underdevelopment (3)
Gog 555 (Pln 503) Computer Applications in Planning (3)
Gog 564 (Pln 544) Transportation Planning Practicum (3)
Gog 579 Fundamentals of Applied Global Positioning Systems (3)
Gog 580 Advanced Urban Geography (3)
Gog 584 (Pln 551) Remote Sensing I (3)
Gog 585 (Pln 553) Remote Sensing II (3)
Gog 590 Advanced Cartography (3)
Gog 592 GIS Project Development (3)
Gog 593 Topics in Image Analysis (3)
Gog 595 (Pln 555) Introductory MapInfo (1)
Gog 596 (Pln 556) Geographic Information Systems (3)
Gog 597 (Pln 557) Advanced GIS (3)
Gog 598 (Pln 558) Geographic Information Systems Management (3)
Gog 602 (Pln 602) Regional Theories and Techniques (3-4)
Gog 620 Seminar in Urban Geography (3)
Gog 680 Seminar in Geography (3)
Gog 685 Seminar in Remote Sensing of the Environment (3)
Gog 692 (Pln 656) Seminar in Geographic Information Systems (3)
Gog 695 Graduate Internship in Geography (3)
Gog 697 Independent Study in Geography (1-4)
Gog 698 Master's Research Paper in Geography (3)
Gog 699 Master's Thesis in Geography (3-6)