University of Iowa
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
The department's graduate programs prepare students to carry on creative and productive research in selected areas of geography involving the use and further elaboration of theory. They also prepare students for positions in research, teaching, or applied geography. Success in achieving these goals has been demonstrated by the strong demand for University of Iowa graduates to fill positions on college and universityfaculties, in private research organizations, and in business and government. Opportunities are provided for all graduate students to gain practical teaching experience through service as departmental teaching assistants or graduate instructors.
Facts & Figures
Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive
Locale: Small City
Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999