Ranking of Geography Graduate Schools

Rank the top 50 Geography graduate programs in the US using the latest National Research Council data.

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Boston University
Geography
3-241-116-3669%2-2
University of California-Santa Barbara
Geography
1-62-518-3686%40-45
University of Colorado at Boulder
Geography
2-142-64-1564%14-35
University of California-Los Angeles
Geography
1-73-819-3870%13-33
Clark University
Geography
1-117-1814-3377%3-17
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Geography
4-217-1911-3387%3-15
Arizona State University
Geography
8-316-161-1089%36-41
Ohio State University-Main Campus
Geography
3-169-247-2390%14-34
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Geography
1-53-919-3650%41-47
University of Maryland-College Park
Geography
7-382-622-4460%5-19
Syracuse University
Geography
8-2416-335-29100%11-32
University of Kentucky
Geography
6-309-282-1278%14-35
University of Southern California
Geography
9-2911-2819-4080%1-1
University of Arizona
Geography
13-358-211-1682%39-46
Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus
Geography
9-305-1515-3368%4-15
University of South Carolina-Columbia
Geography
20-418-221-1076%6-20
University of California-Berkeley
Geography
3-1610-2524-3962%19-38
University of Georgia
Geography
8-2814-303-1476%17-36
University at Buffalo
Geography
4-2315-3126-3979%7-25
University of Oregon
Geography
9-385-1820-4067%4-20
University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
Geography
14-3532-458-2592%5-20
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Geography
11-3421-393-1973%3-15
Oregon State University
Geography
29-4811-358-3890%9-30
University of California-Santa Barbara
Geography (joint program)
24-3918-3813-3386%21-36
The University of Texas at Austin
Geography
5-2321-414-2567%40-48
Indiana University-Bloomington
Geography
19-3913-3339-4888%16-36
Texas A & M University
Geography
22-4616-404-2481%11-34
Kansas State University
Geography
22-4519-411-1189%43-48
University of California-Davis
Geography
14-3912-3113-3767%3-13
San Diego State University
Geography (joint program)
24-3918-3813-3370%21-36
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Program Student Count Full Time Tuition NRC Ranks Out of NRC Rank NRC Research Rank NRC Diversity Rank Average Verbal GRE Average Qualitative GRE % with Job at Graduation % Jobs PostDoc % Students Citizen/Perm. Resident % Female Students % Female Faculty % Faculty Minority