Florida State University

College of Social Sciences



314 Westcott Bldg.

Tallahassee, FL 32306

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Ph.D. - Geography, M.S. - Geography (thesis and non-thesis options);

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Florida State University Geography Department emphasizes the investigation of critical issues of society and the physical environment, including the linkages between global and local processes, a hallmark of geographic inquiry. The focus of the department is built upon two foundations of faculty expertise: political geography and environmental studies. Many students combine these two departmental specialties to investigate nature-society interactions, with an emphasis on political and policy issues.


Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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