About the Department of Geography and Urban Studies
The Department of Geography and Urban Studies focuses on the four themes of globalization, sustainability, social justice, and geographic methods, combining social science skills with technical training. Our graduates get competitive and meaningful jobs in non-profit, government, and business sectors.
Programs of Study
- Major and minor in Geography and Urban Studies
- Major and minor in Environmental Studies
- Undergraduate Certificate in Geographic Information Systems
- Graduate Certificate in Geographic Information Systems
- Professional Science Master’s in Geographic Information Systems
- MA in Geography and Urban Studies
- PhD in Geography and Urban Studies
Master’s and Certificate in GIS
We are now accepting applications for the Professional Science Master’s in Geographic Information Systems.
Learn more about how our students seek to make a difference in the world.
Major and Minor in Environmental Studies
Major and Minor in Geography and Urban Studies
Graduate and Undergraduate Certificates in GIS
Department of Geography and Urban Studies Research
Department News and Events
“Last semester, I worked with Jonathan Latko, founder and Director of the Computer Recycling Center (CRC) at Temple University; at the same time, I was enrolled in ENST/GUS 3085, Dr. Andrucki’s internship seminar. This is a course where you earn academic credit for your internship, in addition to the experience of the internship itself. Dr….
Temple University, Philadelphia PA. Temple University’s Department of Geography and Urban Studies (GUS) invites applications for a full-time tenure track Assistant Professor or Associate Professor position in Human-Environment Systems beginning in academic year 2017-18. A Ph.D. in Geography or related field is required by the start of employment. We are looking for individuals who will…
Call for Posters and Presentations Do you use GIS in your research? Or, have you created any outstanding maps or other cartographic products? Temple University will celebrate GIS Day on Wednesday, November 16th from 12pm-6pm, and we invite students, faculty, and staff to showcase their spatial and cartographic work as a poster or brief (5-10…