Welcome! Geography is a
program in the Earth, Space & Aviation Sciences
department at Palomar College. We offer a
wide range of courses in both 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!
Major in Geography?
Many colleges and universities offer
master's, and doctoral 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.
•For more on the AA-T degree
declare or change your major at Palomar College
•For more on geography departments at
What Can I Do With A Degree In Geography?
Career opportunities are both wide-ranging and
Geographic Information Systems (GIS) is an
exciting field with excellent job opportunities.
Can I Major in GIS?
Yes! Palomar College offers
well as an associate's degree in GIS. We
also offer an online bachelor's degree through
on certificates and the A.S. degree
•For information on the bachelor's degree
through Marshall University
How Much Money Can
I Make as a Geographer?
•To explore current salary and growth trends
Is Geography For
•Answer these ten
questions to see if you are a geographer at
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