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Major Guide: Geography

Geography (n) – the study of places and the relationships between people and their environments

Study abroad and gain new perspectives and achieve a greater understanding of the world in which we live.

Below, are recommended programs for Geography majors that will allow you to take a full load of major courses.
*This is not an exhaustive list.

Geography Major Guide (PDF version)

Swansea University

IES London: University College London

ISA Lima: Liberal Arts

Swansea University

Program Type: UT Affiliate

Program Location: London, England

Program Type: UT Affiliate

Program Location: Lima, Peru

Program Feature: Service-learning opportunities

Program Type: UT Exchange

Program Location: Swansea, Wales


Quick Look: Live in irresistible London with sights like Big Ben or the Tower Bridge. Enjoy the international character and diversity that is evident in every neighborhood. Learn alongside international and English students. Quick Look: You will have the opportunity to incorporate Study & Service-Learning which will allow you to serve alongside a local organization and engage in reflective assignments. Quick Look: Swansea University is situated in the center of the South Wales coastline. The beautiful Gower Peninsula, with its famous beaches and tranquil countryside, lies immediately to the west.


Anne Street - Dublin Brisbane panoramic Accra busy street

University College Dublin

University of Queensland

USAC Accra: University of Ghana

Program Type: UT Direct

Program Location: Dublin, Ireland


Program Type: UT Exchange

Program Location: Brisbane, Australia

Program Type: UT Affiliate

Program Location: Accra, Ghana

Program Features: Internship placements available; Field studies and service-learning opportunities

Quick Look: UCD is Ireland’s largest and most international university, with nearly 1 in every 5 of its 33,000 students from outside Ireland’s borders. Quick Look: The University of Queensland is a research-centered university. The main campus is located in the picturesque suburb of St. Lucia and is only seven kilometers from Brisbane’s vibrant city-centre. Quick Look: Experience Ghana’s capital of 2.5 million people and visit cultural and historical sites like Mole National Park and the Cape Coast slave castles.

Freiburg Morrocon style courtyard

UTK Urban Sustainability in Freiburg

ISA Meknes: Arabic Studies, International Relations & Language

Program Type: UT Faculty-directed

Program Location: Freiburg, Germany

Program Type: UT Affiliate

Program Locations: Meknes, Morocco

Quick Look: Take a deep dive into environmental issues in a country that’s renowned for its amazing biodiversity while improving your Spanish language fluency and discovering local culture. Quick Look: Meknes, one of Morocco’s historic imperial cities, is home to a beautiful blend of the Arab, Amazigh, Jewish and French cultures that compose modern Morocco. Multiple sessions available.