Career Opportunities

As a graduate, career opportunities range from natural resource assessment to finance. With post-graduate training, careers in environmental or urban planning are also accessible as is the emerging field of geographic information systems (GIS). Other possible career paths include:

Human Geography

  • Economic Development Officer
  • Urban PlannerĀ 
  • Demographer
  • Municipal Advisor
  • Medical Geographer
  • Market Research Analyst

Physical Geography

  • Soil Conservationist
  • Ecologist
  • Climatologist
  • Habitat Researcher
  • Agronomist
  • Resource Management Specialist


  • Cartographer
  • Land Surveyor
  • Map Interpreter
  • Spatial Data Analyst
  • GIS Specialist
  • Aerial Photo Analyst