What Can You Do With A Degree In Geography?
As part of the College of Arts and Sciences, the Department of Geography is committed to mentoring students as they build the elemental skills that employers want: communications, analysis, problem-solving and resourcefulness.
Here’s just a partial list of interesting jobs that other recent alumni have landed:
– GIS specialist, Bureau of Land Management
– Field organizer, Planned Parenthood
– Software engineer, Elemental Technologies
– Accountant, Miller and Co.
– GIS specialist, Navionics, Inc.
– Ocean base map cartographer, Environmental Systems Research Institute
– Network administrator, Catalyst IT Services
– Business development executive, Greenbay Marine Pte, Ltd.
– GIS technician, Maul Foster & Alongi, Inc.
– Production branch manager, Science Applications International Corporation
– Administrative coordinator, LabKey Software
– Underwriter, Bank of America
– Senior developer, University of Oregon
– Quality control technician, Wildish Land Company
– Cartographer, GeoTerra, Inc.
– Natural resources technician, State of Washington
– Legal clerk, Blackmar, Principe & Schmelter
– Conservation technician, Tualatin Valley Water District
– Engineering technician, City of Portland
– Research analyst, State of Alaska
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