Associate of Arts in Geography
Austin Community College District

Program Details

A geographer looks at how humans interact with the natural environment, cultures, and regions. Examples of geography challenges to solve include how climate change affects us, and how people and animals move. The Associate of Arts in Geography at Austin Community College District provides students with a background and introduction to field work, so that they can pursue a four-year degree in the discipline. Some of the coursework includes:

  • Human Geography
  • Life & Physical Sciences
  • Language, Philosophy, & Culture
  • World & Regional Geography


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Transcripts
  • Texas Success Initiative test or other applicable test scores
  • Select online courses may require proctoring on campus or at an approved location

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges