United States Doctorates and PhDs in Geography
While studying for a doctorate in geography, students will learn how to think and write geographically, make arguments, and prepare research and other thesis proposals. Graduates could go on to become a geography teacher, professor or researcher.
- Lincoln, NELincoln, NE
University of Nebraska - Lincoln
Geography offers the following areas of concentration: geographic information analysis, human geography, historical-cultural geography, meteorology-climatology, and environmental studies.
- San Diego, CASan Diego, CA
San Diego State University
In addition to the general M.A. program, it is possible to pursue a concentration in either resources and environmental quality or transportation. The Master of Arts degree is designed to provide advanced training for (a) students who plan to terminate...
- Santa Barbara, CASanta Barbara, CA
University of California - Santa Barbara
The Geography Department at UCSB offers specialized graduate training leading to the Masters and PhD degrees in a selection of areas including: Earth System Science (hydrology, climatology, meteorology, oceanography, terrestrial systems and the interact...
- Norman, OKNorman, OK
University of Oklahoma
Although we're a small group at the University of Oklahoma Geography Department, we've got a surprising amount of depth in some parts of the discipline, and we're unusually supportive of our students. Our greatest strengths at the moment are cultural an...
- Ottawa, ONOttawa, ON
University of Ottawa
- Stillwater, OKStillwater, OK
Oklahoma State University
Interdisciplinary work is strongly encouraged, particularly in environmental science, resource management, urban and regional studies, and historic preservation. Particular emphasis is placed on the applied aspects of geography to prepare students for e...
- Tempe, AZTempe, AZ
Arizona State University
- Newcastle Upon Tyne, United KingdomNewcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom
The School of Geography, Politics and Sociology will provide each full-time or part-time PhD student with a laptop computer for School and home use for 2008 entry.
- Hamilton, ONHamilton, ON
- Kingston, NSKingston, NS
Queen's University, Ontario, Canada
The Department of Geography at Queen’s University offers a comprehensive graduate program in Human Geography, Earth Systems Science, and Geographic Information Systems, based on innovative research and strong collaboration between faculty and graduate s...
- East Lansing, MIEast Lansing, MI
Michigan State University
- London, United KingdomLondon, United Kingdom
London School of Economics and Political Science
Most elements of the graduate programme are completed in the first year.
- Montreal, QCMontreal, QC
The Department has laboratories for the analyses of soils, sediments, paleoecology, and remote sensing, as well as Geographic Information Systems. Within physical geography, research interests include development, economic,historical, polar, and urban g...
- Manhattan, KSManhattan, KS
Kansas State University
The Department of Geography offers the Ph.D. in geography with an emphasis in rural geography. The thematic emphases within the program include the spatial dimensions of agricultural activities, rural economic development, natural resources evaluation a...
- Morgantown, WVMorgantown, WV
West Virginia University
- College Station, TXCollege Station, TX
Texas A&M University
- Storrs Mansfield, CTStorrs Mansfield, CT
University of Connecticut
- Ottawa, ONOttawa, ON
- Glenrothes, United KingdomGlenrothes, United Kingdom
University of St Andrews
We study the processes that shape the physical landscape of the globe, the problems besetting cities and the countryside, the changing links between regions, nations and the world economy, and the impact of science and technology, capitalism and imperia...
- Boulder, COBoulder, CO
University of Colorado - Boulder
- Los Angeles, CALos Angeles, CA
University of California - Los Angeles
- Athens, GAAthens, GA
University of Georgia
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- Guelph, ONGuelph, ON
University of Guelph
- Moscow, IDMoscow, ID
University of Idaho
The Department of Geography at the University of Idaho emphasizes the study of human-environment interactions in a constantly changing landscape. The department emphasizes the integration of human and physical geography and encourages the use of geos...