DEPARTMENT OF GEOGRAPHY
216 Pearson Hall, Newark, Delaware 19716-2514
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Graduate Students

The Department of Geography at the University of Delaware offers masters and doctoral degree programs for students interested in human geography, physical geography, and climatology. We also offer a certificate program in Geographic Information Systems. 

Our Graduate Programs

Geography (MA, MS, PhD)

Individualized areas of study include physical geography, human geography, or coupled human-environment systems. 

Climatology (PhD)

Program areas include the physics of climatology (thermodynamics, radiation, and cloud processes), atmospheric dynamics (forces and flows), measurement (microclimatological methods and instrumentation, remote sensing) and computational methods for data analysis and synthesis.    

Graduate GIS Certificate Program 

The Certificate of Geographic Information Science (GIS) is designed for working professionals aspiring to leadership positions in the field and wishing to obtain a certificate of GIS specialization  
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Applicants can apply online at http://grad.udel.edu/apply/, but we encourage applicants to contact potential advisors prior to application. 

Discover Our World!

CEOE Honors Day 2017

Exceptional Graduate Students Recognized at Annual Honors Day

Philadelphia Food Justice

Undergraduate geography student joins quest for accessible healthy food

R/V Sharp on Mid-Atlantic Mission

UD alumna among scientists aboard R/V Sharp for USGS-led expedition on Mid-Atlantic methane seeps

Helga Huntley

Tracking ocean pollution

Uncovering new clues about how oil, other pollutants move in ocean
James Heiss

Water mixing zone

Studying reactions that occur when groundwater, saltwater meet in coastal aquifers
Asia Dowtin

Stemflow study

Investigating how rainwater travels in urban forests

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CEOE School & Departments

School of Marine Science & Policy

Advancing the understanding, stewardship, and conservation of estuarine, coastal, and ocean environments.

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Department of Geological Sciences

Discovering how geological processes have operated over various time scales to create and influence the planet’s surface environments.

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Department of Geography

Investigating the interactions between people and the environment and the processes that explain the location of human and natural phenomena.

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