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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
  • GC Study Abroad
  • Geographic Information Science
  • Human Geography
  • Physical Geography
  • Geographic Education
  • Jobs in Geography
  • Geographic Research


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

Dr. Kevin Crabb, M.A. University of So. Mississippi, 1995
Dept of Foundations and Secondary Education

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

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, 5 April 2013 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
    Southeastern Division of AAG
    National Council for Geographic Education
    Geography Resources on the Internet Rankings for Geography Graduate Programs
    Ask Dr. Jill
    My Wonderful World
    The National Map
    The School for Field Studies    

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


Geography Program

Campus Box 047 | Milledgeville, GA 31061
Phone 478-445-5215 | Fax 478-445-4009
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