ERIC Number: ED191781
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: 0
Guide to Graduate Departments of Geography in the United States and Canada 1980-1981.
Association of American Geographers, Washington, DC.
The guide lists information about requirements, course offerings, financial aid, and personnel for 148 graduate departments of geography in the United States and Canada. The objective is to assist college and university departments in answering student inquiries concerning graduate training in geography. The guide is divided into two sections: the United States, and Canada. Arrangement is alphabetical by name of institution. Each entry includes the dates the department and the graduate program were founded, degrees offered, number of graduate students in residence and not in residence, chairman of the department, address and telephone of person to write for further information, and a list of theses and dissertations completed from July 1979 to June 1980. The entry also thoroughly describes the scope, emphasis, and academic requirements of each program, available research facilities and equipment, admission requirements, and possible financial aid. A listing of staff includes highest degree attained, year and granting institution, rank, and specialization. A staff directory and geographical index conclude the guide. (CK)
Descriptors: Comparative Education, Degree Requirements, Degrees (Academic), Doctoral Dissertations, Doctoral Programs, Geography, Graduate Study, Higher Education, Masters Programs, Masters Theses, Universities
Association of American Geographers, 1710 16th Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20009 ($6.00 paper copy, quantity discounts available)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Association of American Geographers, Washington, DC.
Note: For a related document, see ED 178 410.