Geography majors develop a special understanding of the spatial dimensions of social, cultural, environmental and ecological issues. Students also learn how to use state-of-the-art technologies such as spatial modeling, geovisualization, cartography, geographic information systems (GIS), and remote sensing.
"People [ask] how I got into this field. I told them it all started in Nebraska and UNL was key to my success. I am very proud of how my Geography background at UNL has led to my GIS career."
Mele Koneya, GIS Analyst, City of Scottsdale, AZ.