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93
Percent of students hired or enrolled in graduate school within a year of graduating.
7
Number of scholarships available to geography and geology students.

Spotlight

Study your environment through geography and geology at UW-Stevens Point

At the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, geography majors are detectives who try to reveal the past and future of the Earth. Geography majors enjoy studying the relationship between people, places and the planet. If this sounds intriguing to you, consider joining us in the Department of Geography and Geology. 

The geography major allows students to pursue degrees with specializations in geographc information science and cartography, cultural geography, urban planning and geodesign (the use of geospatial technologies to plan built and natural environments).

The Earth Science minor incorporates the study of earth materials, geologic, geomorphic and atmospheric processes, and their geospatial relationships. 

Post-graduate opportunities

Graduates with a bachelor’s degree in geography often find employment in private firms, in local, state and federal agencies, and in teaching, primarily at the secondary level.