Career and job links (scroll down for more)
By the time they graduate, Geography and Planning majors have generally accumulated a variety of sought-after skills and knowledge and find meaningful and well-paid employment.
The links below are intended for the potential Geography and Planning majors as well as for those close to graduation.
What do Geographers/Planners do? Here is a list of Geography and Planning job titles compiled by the Association of American Geographers. The Association of American Geographers has information on Careers in Geography.
Urban and Regional Planning: one of best career choices. U.S. News and World Report, 11 December, 2008.
Cartographer and Photgrammetrist
Climate Change Analyst
Remote Sensing Analyst
Surveying and Mapping Technician
Urban/Regional Planner (Bachelor's is entry degree)
- Find a GIS job. ESRI.
- http://www.cccarto.com/gisjobs/gisjobs.html -Western U.S. GIS job page.
- http://www.geographyjobs.com/ Geography jobs.
- http://www.gjc.org/ - GIS Jobs Clearinghouse.
Possible Jobs and Internships
- http://www.eco.org/ - Environmental Careers Organization.
- http://www.thesca.org/ - The Student Conservation Association.
- https://www.scgis.org/Lev3Page.aspx?Page3ID=20 - Society for Conservation GIS.
- http://www.garmin.com/en-US/company/careers/listing?l=2012_garmin_exp_tech%2Fjobdetail.ftlquemarkjob%3D14000TV- Garmin
- http://www.gisci.org/ - GIS Certificate Institute (GISP).