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Careers in Geography

The first question asked of those pursuing a degree a in geography is often, "What are you going to do with a degree in geography?" Well, this site provides you ideas and options to discover where to go from here.

Geography Jobs - A Listing of Jobs in Geography
Learn about various job opportunities in the field of geography, from your About.com Guide to Geography.

Geography Internships
Learn all about internships related to the field of geography, from your About.com Guide to Geography.

Geographers in Emergency Managment
Geography students make excellent emergency managers; this article from your About.com Guide to Geography tells about the relationship between a degree in geography and an exciting career in emergency management.

Careers in GIS
An excellent overview on building a career in GIS (Geographic Information Systems) from Caitlin Dempsey at GISLounge.com.

Careers in Geography - Geography in Careers
An informative site about "jobs that use geographical skills, jobs that are affected by geography and jobs that exist because of geography" from the UK's Geographical Association.

Careers in Geography! Jobs in Geography!
The Association of American Geographers provides this excellent site with a plethora of resources. It provides you the questions you need to ask before becoming a geographer and you can read career profiles of many other geographers.

So, What Can You Really Do With a Major in Geography?
This site from the University of Washinton's Department of Geography provides career ideas, job descriptions, and links to useful sites.

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