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Geoscience majors are varied in background and interests. However, most students in this discipline share a common concern of people-environment relationships and foster a desire to better understand the interrelationships of these phenomena. In order to succeed well in the discipline, prospective majors should have the potential to achieve cartographic and/or statistical skills; possession of these skills will enable them to better synthesize and interpret geographic data. Having the ability to express their findings in a clear straightforward manner will also contribute to their success in the field.

The concentrations for Geosciences major are:

  • Environmental geography
  • Geographical information science
  • Geology
  • Human geography
  • Physical geography

Advising and Career Coaching

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Sarah Barger BA

Academic Advisor

Life Sciences 258 A
Phone: (812) 941-2237
sabarger@iu.edu

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Shelia Gustafson M. Div

Academic Advisor

Life Sciences 258D
Phone: (812) 941-2219
sgustaf@iu.edu

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Donna Reed

Director of Career Development
Career Coach for Nursing and Natural Sciences

Univ. Center South 106
Phone: (812) 941-2430
donnreed@iu.edu

Learn from Professionals

Social Media and Networking

Consider following and/or joining these local and national organizations to meet professionals

Student Organizations

Find and join IU Southeast student organizations through Grenadier Central.

Get Experience

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer positions are a great way to get exposed to your field(s) of interest and to invest time in your local community.

Internships

IU Southeast students have completed the following internships to get related experience for their majors. For information on currently available internship opportunities, visit the Internships job board.

Top Employers

This top employers list was created using the LinkedIn Alumni Tool.

  • U.S. Census Bureau
  • UPS Supply Chain Solutions
  • U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
  • August Mack Environmental, Inc.
  • Louisville Water Company
  • Fastenal Company
  • Stock Yards Bank & Trust
  • Intat Precision, Inc.

Career Development Center Events

CSF Connect

CSF Connect

October 29th, 2020

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Modern Languages Zoom Extravaganza

Modern Languages Zoom Extravaganza

October 29th, 2020

7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

CANCELED: CAM Fall Retreat

CANCELED: CAM Fall Retreat

October 30th, 2020
to
November 1st, 2020

12:00 PM - 12:00 PM

SGA Meeting

SGA Meeting

October 30th, 2020

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

CAM Fall Retreat

CAM Fall Retreat

October 30th, 2020
to
November 1st, 2020

6:30 PM - 12:00 PM

Volleyball vs. Midway University

Volleyball vs. Midway University

October 30th, 2020

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

CANCELED: CAM Fall Retreat

CANCELED: CAM Fall Retreat

October 31st, 2020

All day event

CAM Fall Retreat

CAM Fall Retreat

October 31st, 2020

All day event

American Indian Heritage Month

American Indian Heritage Month

November 1st, 2020

All day event

CAM Fall Retreat

CAM Fall Retreat

November 1st, 2020
to
October 31st, 2020

12:00 AM - 11:59 PM

CANCELED: CAM Fall Retreat

CANCELED: CAM Fall Retreat

November 1st, 2020
to
October 31st, 2020

12:00 AM - 11:59 PM

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