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Geography Departments in the Americas

Looking for an undergraduate or graduate program in geography? Interested in exploring options in the Americas? Want to attend a minority serving institution?

The files below provide lists of geography departments in the United States and Canada and in Latin America, including their web addresses for further information. Please email additions or corrections to

Information for U.S. departments includes their Carnegie Classification* and if they have high minority enrollments**. You can download a separate list of geography programs at Minority Serving Institutions.


* More information on Carnegie Classifications can be found at The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching.
** References to institutions with high minority enrollments are based on
U.S. Department of Education formal designations.

Guide to Geography Programs

For more detailed information about degree requirements, curricula, faculty qualifications, program specialties, financial assistance, and degrees completed, see the AAG's Guide to Geography Programs in the Americas, available through the AAG online bookstore.