As a geography student at UW-Platteville, you’ll explore the physical earth and how the interaction between people and the environment shapes our world, perceptions, and lives. You’ll gain a unique perspective of geography cultivated from the integration of technical skills, an understanding of the major world regions, and insightful thinking.

Choose how your interests will best be suited by selecting one or more areas of concentration in human geography, physical geography, or geographic techniques. Early opportunities for internships and field-based learning give you the real-life skills employers want. You’ll graduate ready to work in forestry, natural resource management, wildlife management, cartography, geographic information systems, and many other positions.