Worcester State University
Physical and Earth Sciences

Careers and Internships

Study in the field of Geography can lead to employment in a variety of areas including government, education, public health, planning and business. Recent graduates from the Geography program have been hired in the local area by a number of agencies and companies. The American Association of Geographers has an excellent Career Guide for Geography including a list of Sample Jobs and Careers in Geographic Fields.


Students are required to complete either an Internship or Independent Study for their Geography degree. Internships provide students the opportunity to work in their field in the “real world” and meet and interact with a potential future employers. Contact your advisor or the Worcester State University Career Center for more information.

Related Links
  Association of American Geographers
  US Geological Survey’s National Map
  National Geographic
  State of Massachusetts MassGIS
  Pre-medical / Pre- dental

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