With minors, bachelor's degrees, certificates and master's degrees available, the CU Denver Department of Geography and Environmental Sciences has a broad range of course offerings designed to appeal to a diverse group of students. If you've ever wondered how people, places and resources influence one another, we hope you'll discover more using the links below.
Specialization options are available: General Geography, Environmental Science, Environmental Studies, and Urban Studies and Sustainability, and Environmental Science Education.
Four options that expose students to the breadth of environmental issues while allowing for deeper explorations that students choose for themselves.
We have two graduate programs in the department! A Master of Arts in Applied Geography & Geospatial Sciences and a Master of Science in Environmental Sciences.
The PhD program in Geography, Planning and Design encompasses the social, environmental, and spatial sciences and reflects our commitment to collaboration and integration across traditional academic disciplines.
Bolster your expertise and marketability with a certificate. We offer certificates in Geographic Information Systems, Sustainable Urban Agriculture, and Environmental Science Education.