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Department of Geography

Emphasis in Natural Environmental Systems

As a geography major with an emphasis in natural environmental systems (NES), your studies will incorporate the physical sciences with human management approaches to the environment. You'll have the foundation for a career in several environmental fields including agriculture, engineering, soil science and climatology. You can turn your knowledge into action to help sustain our planet. 

Research Lab

The Soil Analysis Laboratory enhances the teaching and research capabilities of the geography department. The lab provides expertise, equipment and training for the analysis and characterization of soils and geologic sediments. Our students get hands-on experience in the Soil Analysis Laboratory that they can apply to real-world situations in their future careers.