Texas State University-San Marcos

The Graduate School



601 University Drive

San Marcos, TX 78666

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:


Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Master of Applied Geography degree program is designed to train geographers to use their skills and background knowledge to solve real-world problems with geographic dimensions. Applied geography includes such sub-fields as environmental management, land use planning, location analysis, land management, transportation systems planning, applied physical geography, geographic aspects of environmental law, cartography, and computer analysis. The degree is intended to provide terminal training to prepare the student for middle management employment, but the research and analysis skills which aretaught in the program are also excellent background for the student who intends to proceed to doctoral work.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Fringe Town

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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