Master of Arts in Geography
The Department of Geography Master of Arts offers concentrations in
Students select one of three concentrations, yet each program is individually designed to suit career or personal objectives. Students must fulfill the required geography core areas and follow The Graduate College rules.
Several flexible courses may be used in any concentration area, when relevant to your program of study. These are individualized independent study courses or professional internships.
See the Western Michigan University catalog for course requirements.
The Master of Arts in Geography is designed to:
- Assist students in acquiring the skills needed for independent geographic research, including organizational and communication skills
- Enable the student to develop a concentration in a particular aspect of the field.
Financial assistance is available through the department, The Graduate College, and the Office of Student Financial Aid (domestic students).
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