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Best Colleges with Geography Degrees in the U.S.

If you are seeking a degree in Geography, you'll find there is a large range of degrees that can be earned. A major in Geography is a very popular major and is offered at a wide variety of colleges and universities, all of which are listed below. Our 2020 ranking of the best colleges that offer Geography degrees is based on the compilation of our data from reliable government sources, student surveys, college graduate interviews, and editorial review. You can find more information about a Geography degree below along with a look at schools that offer online degrees in Geography.

The Best Geography Colleges of 2019

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 University of California-Los Angeles Los Angeles, CA

University of California-Los Angeles offers 4 Geography Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large city. In 2015, 97 students graduated in the study area of Geography with students earning 86 Bachelor's degrees, 8 Doctoral degrees, and 3 Master's degrees.

Based on 88 Reviews
2 University of California-Berkeley Berkeley, CA
UC Berkeley

University of California-Berkeley offers 4 Geography Degree programs. It's a large public university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 45 students graduated in the study area of Geography with students earning 45 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 140 Reviews
3 Dartmouth College Hanover, NH

Dartmouth College offers 2 Geography Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a remote town. In 2015, 31 students graduated in the study area of Geography with students earning 31 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 12 Reviews
4 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Chapel Hill, NC

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill offers 5 Geography Degree programs. It's a large public university in a small city. In 2015, 51 students graduated in the study area of Geography with students earning 39 Bachelor's degrees, 11 Doctoral degrees, 1 Master's degree.

Based on 72 Reviews
5 University of Southern California Los Angeles, CA

University of Southern California offers 3 Geography Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 2 students graduated in the study area of Geography with students earning 2 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 52 Reviews
6 University of Chicago Chicago, IL

University of Chicago offers 2 Geography Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 13 students graduated in the study area of Geography with students earning 13 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 28 Reviews
7 University of Washington-Seattle Campus Seattle, WA
UW Seattle

University of Washington-Seattle Campus offers 6 Geography Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large city. In 2015, 119 students graduated in the study area of Geography with students earning 90 Bachelor's degrees, 25 Master's degrees, and 4 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 144 Reviews
8 Florida State University Tallahassee, FL

Florida State University offers 4 Geography Degree programs. It's a large public university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 179 students graduated in the study area of Geography with students earning 167 Bachelor's degrees, 8 Master's degrees, and 4 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 48 Reviews
9 The University of Texas at Austin Austin, TX

The University of Texas at Austin offers 3 Geography Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large city. In 2015, 79 students graduated in the study area of Geography with students earning 73 Bachelor's degrees, 3 Master's degrees, and 3 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 100 Reviews
10 Northwestern University Evanston, IL

Northwestern University offers 2 Geography Degree programs. It's a large private university in a small city. In 2015, 2 students graduated in the study area of Geography with students earning 2 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 40 Reviews

List of Geography Schools in the U.S.

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School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
University of California-Los Angeles University of California-Los Angeles Los Angeles, CA
3/5
12 : 1 41,908
University of California-Berkeley University of California-Berkeley Berkeley, CA
3/5
21 : 1 38,189
Dartmouth College Dartmouth College Hanover, NH
5/5
8 : 1 6,350
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Chapel Hill, NC
3/5
17 : 1 29,084
University of Southern California University of Southern California Los Angeles, CA
5/5
16 : 1 43,401
University of Chicago University of Chicago Chicago, IL
5/5
7 : 1 15,391
University of Washington-Seattle Campus University of Washington-Seattle Campus Seattle, WA
3/5
12 : 1 45,408
Florida State University Florida State University Tallahassee, FL
2/5
25 : 1 40,830
The University of Texas at Austin The University of Texas at Austin Austin, TX
3/5
18 : 1 50,950
Northwestern University Northwestern University Evanston, IL
5/5
10 : 1 21,655
Colgate University Colgate University Hamilton, NY
5/5
10 : 1 2,861
Middlebury College Middlebury College Middlebury, VT
5/5
9 : 1 2,558
Pennsylvania State University-World Campus Pennsylvania State University-World Campus University Park, PA
3/5
12242 : 1 12,242
Boston University Boston University Boston, MA
5/5
11 : 1 32,158
Johns Hopkins University Johns Hopkins University Baltimore, MD
5/5
6 : 1 22,686
Arizona State University-Tempe Arizona State University-Tempe Tempe, AZ
3/5
27 : 1 51,984
Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus University Park, PA
4/5
16 : 1 47,307
Syracuse University Syracuse University Syracuse, NY
5/5
18 : 1 21,789
Vassar College Vassar College Poughkeepsie, NY
5/5
9 : 1 2,435
University of California-Santa Barbara University of California-Santa Barbara Santa Barbara, CA
3/5
24 : 1 23,497
Macalester College Macalester College Saint Paul, MN
5/5
11 : 1 2,172
Ohio State University-Main Campus Ohio State University-Main Campus Columbus, OH
3/5
15 : 1 58,663
University of Florida University of Florida Gainesville, FL
2/5
20 : 1 50,645
George Washington University George Washington University Washington, DC
5/5
17 : 1 26,212
University of Miami University of Miami Coral Gables, FL
5/5
11 : 1 16,825

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