Geography and Environmental Resources

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Degrees Offered:

  • M.S. Geography and Environmental Resources
  • See Environmental Resources and Policy for Ph.D.

Application Fee - $65

Tests Required - GRE recommended but not required

Deadlines -

  • Fall Admission ONLY - February 1

Areas of Interest

  • Agricultural Geography - M.S.
  • Applied Cartography and Geographic Visualization - M.S.
  • Climate and Water Resources - M.S.
  • Climatology - M.S.
  • Conservation - M.S.
  • Environmental Sustainability - M.S.
  • Geographic Information Science - M.S.
  • Geographic Information Systems (GIS) - M.S.
  • Land Use - M.S.
  • Natural Hazards - M.S.
  • Natural Resource Management - M.S.
  • Remote Sensing - M.S.
  • Rural Geography - M.S.

Contact Information

Laura Germann 


Geography and Environmental Resources
Faner Hall Room 4521
Mailcode - 4514
Carbondale, IL 62901

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Graduate education at Southern Illinois is very affordable. Costs include tuition (per credit hour) and fees. There are many forms of financial assistance available: Assistantships, fellowships, and scholarships which can include a partial or full waiver of tuition costs (fees cannot be waived). Most forms of financial aid are given for a semester or year at a time.