What is Geography at WVU like?
Geography provides you with the knowledge and skills needed to analyze the variation in human activity that exists among places, regions and countries. This knowledge allows geographers to explain why some places are more or less developed than others, to suggest ways in which development can be planned and to examine the relationship between the natural environment and human activities.
Areas of Emphasis
Tailor this major to your interests by taking courses in one of these areas:
- Geographic Information Science
- Global Environmental Change
- Globalization and Development