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What Can I Do With a Major in Geography?

What Can I Do With a Degree in Geography? VIDEO

People with degrees in Earth Sciences find careers in these areas:

  • Avalanche forecasting
  • Cartography
  • Climatology
  • Environmental impact assessment
  • Environmental analysis
  • Geographic information analysis
  • Hazardous waste disposal
  • Hydrology
  • Land use planning
  • Locational analysis
  • Petroleum industry
  • Policy analysis
  • Pollution control
  • Remote sensing
  • Resource & hazard assessment
  • Resource exploration & development
  • Snow engineering
  • Snow-melt hydrology
  • Water resource development & planning

Info: A degree in Earth Sciences also prepares students for graduate work in this discipline; graduate degrees are typically required for professional participation in the field.

Rutgers University Career Services: Career Opportunities for Majors in Geography

Rutgers University Career Services: Career Opportunities for Majors in Geological Sciences