Internship/Job Opportunities


Internships and Job Opportunities Information

Where can I go with a geography degree?

To see a visualization of where some of the job opportunities available are located for geography majors, follow this link: gvsumaps.maps.arcgis.com/apps/View/index.html?appid=90167ab1d3444701914cd44179f8246b  This map was created by GVSU students to help give insight into the places you can go with a geography degree, and there are a lot more opportunities than those listed in this map. For more information contact, gpydept@gvsu.edu.

For information on what an internship is, where you can find one and how to receive credit for it, please check out the GVSU Career Center.


Jobs in Geography and Urban and Regional Planning

Check out this YouTube video created by one of Geography and Sustainable Planning Department's professor, Jeroen Wagendorp. This video highlights careers Geography majors can have once graduated!


Current Job Opportunities

Job Opportunities

NASA DEVELOP internship

September 11, 2020

This is a great opportunity for participants who are interested in practical applications of remote sensing and GIS, specifically in the field of Earth Science. Deadline to apply: 10/09/2020

City of Grand Rapids: GIS Intern

August 29, 2020

A GIS Internship that supports of some work being doing on behalf of the City of Grand Rapids, more specifically MobileGR / Parking Services.

US Census- Geographic Specialist

August 17, 2020

This job opportunity is for a Geographic Specialist in the Geography Branch (GB), at the National Processing Center (NPC), U.S. Bureau of the Census located in Jeffersonville, Indiana. Application closing date: 08/20/2020

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