The Department of Geography at Michigan State University is the starting place to explore Geography. From here you can explore research being conducted by world class faculty, learn more about the degrees and courses we offer, connect with our great staff, and discover how a geography degree from MSU will put you on the map.


Why major in Geography at MSU?



Internship Available

Exciting opportunity to utilize GIS skills, learn more about Public Works, and gain experience in a work place setting.

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Governor proclaims MSU as site for Geography Awareness Week

MSU Department of Geography is the OFFICIAL site for GAW in the State!!


Sunday, November 15, 2015 6:00 pm - Saturday, November 21, 2015 8:00 am

See the list of activities and photos as we celebrate

Wednesday, November 18, 2015 7:00 pm

The first Canadian woman and the world’s first neurologist to fly in space will present “Earth patterns from afar ~ a challenging perspective”

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