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Welcome!  Geography is a program in the Earth, Space & Aviation Sciences department at Palomar College.  We offer a wide range of courses in physical geography and human geography as well as a distinguished GIS program that incorporates the latest in geospatial and cartographic technologies.  We also lead exciting field courses to such places as Big Sur, Catalina Island, and Anza Borrego and Joshua Tree.  With geography you can make a difference in the world!

Can I Major in Geography?
Yes!  Many colleges and universities offer Bachelor's, Master's, and Ph.D. degrees in Geography.  Palomar College now offers an Associate Degree for Transfer (AA-T) in Geography.  This degree gains you
 guaranteed admission with junior standing in the CSU system
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•To declare or change your major at Palomar College click here
•For more on geography departments at universities nationwide click here

What Can I Do With A Degree In Geography?
Career opportunities are both wide-ranging and fascinating. 
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What is GIS?
Geographic Information Systems (GIS) is an exciting field with excellent job opportunities. 
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Can I Major in GIS?
Yes!  Palomar College offers Certificates as well as an Associates Degree in GIS. 
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How Much Money Can I Make as a Geographer?
To explore current salary and growth trends click here