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Anthropology, Geography, & Earth Science


The Anthropology, Geography, Earth Science Department combines linked academic disciplines which unite the human and physical worlds. The mix of natural physical sciences with human science makes AGES the most diverse academic department at Clarion University.

Cross-disciplinary learning provides students with both a rigorous natural science background and a proper understanding of human-related environmental problems. Demand for such a program is very high considering:

  • population increases worldwide

  • dwindling natural resources

  • rampant pollution

  • humans who alter the physical environment

Three degree programs are housed in this department including:

The Department also shares the Education Earth and Space Science degree program within the Education Department. It also offers a Geographic Information Science Minor, and a Geography and Sustainable Planning Concentration under the Liberal Studies degree program.