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Pre-Geography, A.A. (General Transfer)

Learn the why of where! Explore the earth by examining natural environments and cultural landscapes.

Why Geography at GRCC?

  • Graduate with your Pre-Geography, A.A. and transfer as a junior to the four-year college or university of your choice to complete your bachelor's degree in Geography.
  • Our program was recognized as one of the top community college geography programs in the U.S., and received the 2020 AAG Award for Associates Program Excellence Honorable Mention.
  • Your Geography pre-major will give you a holistic perspective of our world, and you'll learn the critical analysis geographers need to solve problems facing nature and society.
  • Classes are taught by highly trained instructors who specialize in a wide array of periods, places and approaches to history.
  • You'll have the opportunity to study in the field and abroad.
  • You'll have the opportunity to join the International Geographical Honor Society.

What can I do with a degree in Geography?

With your bachelor's degree in Geography, you'll have the opportunity to work in a variety of diverse fields, including:

  • Cultural resources management.
  • Environmental conservation.
  • Foreign affairs.
  • Global climate change assessment.
  • Historic preservation.
  • Humanitarian relief.
  • Military intelligence.
  • Natural hazards analysis.
  • Sustainable development.
  • Urban and regional planning.
  • Water resources policy.

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