How does "Geographer" rank as an occupation?

It’s amazing where Geographer is showing up these days in national rankings.  Recently, it was ranked the 4th highest paying, least-stressful occupation out of 767 in one study.

Now, in an interactive spread sponsored by Discover Student Loans in the NY Times, “Geographer” ranked as having the 4th fastest job growth in the US.

The same survey also ranked Utah in the top 5 most affordable states for higher education.  So, if you’d like an affordable degree that will lead to a high-paying, low-stress career with great job growth potential, consider majoring in Geography!

Check out these pictures of some of our very own Geography students working on several different projects!

 

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