Geography

Geography

You are naturally curious about exploring world geography and how new technologies will help us understand culture and our physical landscape.

About Geography 

You will feel right at home as a geography major. Take advantage of the special emphases in Latin American and East Asian geography. Get heavily involved in hands-on research projects and the student-run Geography and Anthropology Society.

Available Concentrations

Possible Careers 

  • Coastal restoration specialist
  • Field manager in a state or federal agency
  • Resource manager
  • Satellite GIS and mapping specialist

Program Requirements

Once you're an LSU student, you'll need to meet the requirements below to continue pursuing this major.

  • 2.0 GPA in all coursework (2.5 GPA for transfer)
  • grade of “C” or better in ENGL 1001
  • 3 hours completed in a general education analytical reasoning course
  • 2.5 GPA required for Psychology, Communication Disorders, Secondary Education: English, Secondary Education: History, Secondary Education: French, and Secondary Education: Spanish majors

Senior College

College of Humanities & Social Sciences


Degrees Available

  • B.A., Bachelor of Arts
  • B.S., Bachelor of Science

Course Load by Subject Area

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  • Visual Art: ⚫︎⚪︎⚪︎
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