The Carleton Department of Geography and Environmental Studies a community of scholars concerned about the climate crisis, inequality, colonialism, and social and environmental injustice. Our department is a collegial, research-intensive group strongly committed to ensuring equity and expanding diversity, both in terms of the backgrounds of our faculty and in our curricular offerings for Carleton’s wide-ranging student body.

We offer three programs of study leading to an undergraduate degree in GeographyGeomatics and Environmental Studies. Students can obtain a B.A. or a B.Sc., Honours, or Combined Honours Degree.

Our MA, MSc and PhD graduate programs are now accepting applications. Explore research topics and opportunities by checking our professors’ research areas and specific project ideas.

Explore careers of Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science students who have graduated from our programs.

We also offer a specialization in Globalization and the Environment in the Bachelor of Global and International Studies program.