M.S. in Geography  - Apply Online

The M.S. degree develops specialists for academic, agency, and industry positions through emphasis on:

·    Appropriate use of methods for geographic analysis to determine, analyze and interpret spatial and temporal patterns and processes.

·    Identifying debates and gaps in the current literature to define an original research question.

·    Conducting research, collecting primary or secondary data, defending and presenting findings in publishable form.

Graduate Director

Dr. Korine Kolivras
Department of Geography
123 Major Williams Hall
Phone: (540) 231-5514
Email: korine@vt.edu

Courses and Degree Requirements

·    Course descriptions in the graduate catalog.

·    Degree requirements (in Plan of Study)

Thesis option

Non-thesis options

·    Current course offerings  can be found on the Time Table of Classes

Forms for the M.S. in Geography

·    Proposal approval

·    Progress form

Research Funding Application

·    Poole Endowment Fund

Graduate School Information

·    VT Graduate School (variety of resources, forms, policies, FAQs, etc.)