ERIC Number: ED178410
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: 0
Guide to Graduate Departments of Geography in the United States and Canada 1979-1980.
Association of American Geographers, Washington, DC.
This guide is intended to assist college and university departments of geography in answering inquiries received from students concerning graduate study. A comprehensive listing of information about requirements, course offerings, financial aid, and personnel for 146 colleges and universities in the United States and Canada is included in this 12th edition of the guide. Institutions are indexed alphabetically. Information presented for each entry includes dates department and graduate program were founded, degrees offered, number of degrees granted from July, 1978 to June, 1979, number of graduate students in residence, number of graduate students not in residence, programs and research facilities, person to contact for catalog and further information, admission requirements, academic plan, financial aid, and name, degree, and area of interest of faculty members. Additional information presented for the first time for each entry in the guide is a listing of titles of recently completed dissertations and theses for each graduate school program. It is intended that this listing provide a permanent record of graduate research in geography. An alphabetical staff directory and a geographical index of institutions conclude the directory. (DB)
Descriptors: Comparative Education, Degree Requirements, Directories, Geography, Geography Instruction, Graduate Study, Higher Education, Universities
Association of American Geographers, 1710 16th Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20009 ($6.00 paper copy, quantity discounts available)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Association of American Geographers, Washington, DC.