Career Resources

Selected Geography Related Titles in the Career Development Center

  • Environmental Career Opportunities
  • Great Jobs in Environmental Occupations
  • Guide to Homeland Security Career
  • Environmental Careers in 21st Century
  • Jobs and Careers with Non-Profit Organizations
  • The Book of U.S. Government Jobs

Selected Websites:

Career Information

  • Careers in Geography, http://www.aag.org/Careers/Intro.html (outdated link). Many helpful links to jobs, career types as well as graduate school information.
  • Careers in Planning, http://www.planning.org/careers/(outdated link). Offers many links to help find career interests.
  • Geography Career Service. A site(outdated link) created by UNC Wilmington, it includes many links for job search and career information. Very extensive!!
  • Myth-Busters! Unexpected Jobs and Career Paths of Geography Majors http://staff.washington.edu/rroth/myth.htm A list of employers (and jobs) you may not have thought about.
Job/Internship Information

Graduate School Information

  • Geography Departments in North America Contains a map of North America with Geography Departments marked according to highest degree offered. Also contains link to the departments' websites.
  • Also use your department faculty and staff as well as graduate students as resources in your graduate school search.

Professional Organizations and Associations

**Special Thanks to Kristin Cline in the creation of this resource.

Last Updated: 5/28/15