Connect people, places, and environments for a more sustainable world
Geography’s MA program provides instruction to become a professional geographer. Students access a cutting edge education in theory and geospatial technology application. Graduates work for governmental agencies, businesses, and non-profits or NGOs. Our program prepares students for admission to top PhD programs.
Our program emphasizes interdisciplinary linkages to geographic science and scholarship; research management and writing; problem-solving and critical thinking skills; geospatial analysis; curated degree pathways; internship opportunities; and faculty mentorship.
Undergraduate students may also wish to enroll in the combined BA/MA program in Geography which allows students to pursue a master degree in an accelerated manner while pursuing their bachelor’s degree.Learn More
MA students receive departmental funding to complete thesis research and attend professional conferences.
Where Education Becomes Something Greater
Explore what it means to be a graduate student at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, where students prepare to go anywhere and everywhere.