Careers

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Careers

Careers

A degree in Geography can lead to a wide range of careers including:

  • environmental scientist
  • urban planner
  • market analyst
  • teacher
  • legislative research analyst
  • public health analyst
  • transportation planner
  • natural resource manager
  • park ranger
  • Geographic Information Systems (GIS) analyst
  • cartographer
  • remote sensing specialist
  • regional economist
  • historic preservation specialist

Employers

Recent employers of Nebraska geography graduates include:

  • U.S. Geological Survey
  • U.S. State Department
  • Central Intelligence Agency
  • National Weather Service
  • Nebraska Legislative Research Department
  • Nebraska Department of Roads
  • Nebraska Department of Natural Resources
  • Nebraska Emergency Management Agency
  • Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services
  • Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality
  • Science Applications International Corporation
  • Watersheds Concepts/AECOM
  • Black and Veatch Corporation
  • Leica Geosystems
  • GIS Workshop
  • GeoEye