Program and Course Information

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The study of geography is about more than just memorizing places on a map. It's about understanding the complexity of our world, appreciating the diversity of cultures that exists across continents. And in the end, it's about using all that knowledge to help bridge divides and bring people together.

Barack Obama

The Kutztown University Department of Geography offers the Bachelor of Arts Degree in Geography, and we participate in the Bachelor of Science Environmental Science program offering a track in Geography. For non-geography majors, we offer four versions of the Geography Minor.

Use the links below to get detailed information on our degree offerings, our minor program, and to get information on Geography courses.

B.A. in Geography

  • Environment and Planning Track (New Spring 2024)
  • Global and Regional Studies Track (New Spring 2024)
  • General Track

B.S. Environmental Science

  • Geography Track

Geography Minor

  • Geography
  • Cultural Geography
  • Environmental Geography
  • Planning Geography

Certificate in Geospatial Information Technology

  • Four Required Courses
    • GEG 274 Introduction to Geographic Information Systems
    • GEG 330 Cartography
    • GEG 333 Advanced Geographic Information Systems
    • GEG 347 Remote Sensing of the Environment
  • Maintain a cumulative GPA of 3.0 in the required courses
  • Must be registered for in the Department of Geography
  • (click link above for details and a check sheet)
  • Transfer credit application form