The study of geography encompasses many aspects of the physical and social sciences. Pierce College's geology department offers students a wide range of courses designed to provide an introduction to the complex and fascinating physical and cultural systems of the environment.
Geography courses are perfect for those planning to major in geography, elementary or secondary education, regional and urban planning's, environmental studies, government, international trade, business, transportation, law, and more.
Students working toward their transfer degree typically take a variety of courses designed to fulfill the general requirements of most four-year colleges and universities. Students intending to transfer to a four-year college for further training in the economics field are encouraged to work closely with their advisor to ensure they meet the requirements of the college they wish to attend after Pierce.
Students wishing to become geography majors are encouraged to take the following courses at Pierce College:
Dean Natural Sciences