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Geography Overview


The Geography program at Georgia College is hosted in the Department of History & Geography. The department currently offers a Minor in Geography and a Bachelor of Arts in Geography. Please see our descriptive brochure (pdf).


Geographic Resources at Georgia College

  • Academic Catalog  
  • Upcoming Geography Classes
  • Academic Engagement
  • GC Study Abroad

  • Human Geography
  • Physical Geography
  • Geographic Education
  • Geographic Research
  • Geographic Information Science
  • Jobs in Geography


Geography Faculty at Georgia College

Dr. Chuck Fahrer, Ph. D. University of South Carolina, 2001
Dr. Doug Oetter, Ph. D. Oregon State University, 2002
Dr. Amy Sumpter, Ph. D. Louisiana State University, 2008

Guest Faculty:
Dr. Jeff Blick, M.S. University of Alabama, 2000
GC Dept of Government & Sociology

Anisio Martins dos Santos, M. A. Paderborn University, Germany, 2008
Dept Of Modern Languages & Cultures

Dr. Christine M. Mutiti, Ph. D. Miami University of Ohio, 2010
Dept. of Biological and Environmental Sciences

Dr. Eric Spears, Ph. D. West Virginia University, 2004
International Education Center

National Geographic Bee

Georgia College is the local coordinator of the National Geographic Bee for Georgia. Next year's event will be held on Friday, 1 April 2016 in Milledgeville. If you are interested in participating or have any questions, please see the official web page or call the Bee hotline at 202-828-6659.


Important Geography Resources

    American Geographic Society
    Association of American Geographers 
    Georgia Geographic Alliance
    National Council for Geographic Education
    Southeastern Division of AAG

    Ask Dr. Jill
    Geography Resources on the Internet
    My Wonderful World
    The National Map Rankings for Geography Graduate Programs
    The School for Field Studies    

Geography Departments at:
    Georgia Southern University
    Georgia State Unviersity
    Kennesaw State University
    University of Georgia
    University of West Georgia


Geography Program

Campus Box 120
Milledgeville, GA 31061
Phone 478-445-5215

Fax 478-445-5837
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