Thank you for your interest in our graduate program. Please examine our website and see links for additional information to familiarize yourself with our department and accomplished faculty, recognized for their outstanding teaching and scholarship. Our department consistently ranks among the top programs in the nation for the  production of new research in Geography. Also take time to review our rich and diverse curriculum. In particular, note the excellent research and library facilities available to our students. Discover the many benefits of living and studying in the lively city of Athens, rated as one of the best college towns in the United States, but within an hour of the amenities of Atlanta.

Better yet, arrange a visit to our department, campus and city and see for yourself all that we have to offer!

Please note the deadline for Fall admission is DECEMBER 1st

Graduate Certificates

Certificate programs offers students an opportunity to complement concentrations in a wide array of subjects within the department, such as GIScience and Atmospheric Science, and in related interdisciplinary programs, such as Water Resources. Students can simultaneously satisfy the requirements of the certificate program while completing their electives requirements.

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Enrolled Students

Masters of Arts (M.A) Masters of Science (M.S.) Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) Important Dates: Graduate School Deadlines Other Important Information: Time Guidelines for Obtaining MA/MS Degree Objective M.A./M.S. Degree Objective Checklist Time Guidelines for Obtaining Ph.D. Degree Objective Ph.D. Degree Objective Checklist Ph.D. Student Domestic Travel Grants International Travel Grants Graduate Student Awards Use of Human Subjects TA/RA Orientation and Payroll…

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Prospective Students

What to Expect To complete your application, you will need to make sure that all information is sent to the appropriate location by the deadline.  You will submit some of your materials directly to the Graduate School and some directly to us in the department.  Once your file is complete in the department, a committee of geography faculty members (the Graduate Studies Committee) will review your application and make decisions about admission and funding. …

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