About Our Degrees

In 1998, 2003, 2008, and 2013 the Geography MA and PhD programs were designated a University System of West Virginia Board of Governors Program of Excellence. This award is given to a small select group of academic programs in universities in the state of West Virginia in recognition of their extensive and high quality contribution to higher education in the state.

The Department of Geology and Geography is housed in Brooks Hall, a state-of-the-art renovated building that provides a stunning environment and outstanding equipment for study