Department of Geography and the Environment


Where can I find more information?

UT-Austin has many resources available for undergraduates' professional development:

Other resources related to researching careers in Geography and related fields:

  • The Department of Labor's Bureau of Labor Statistics Green Jobs page provides information on trends, geographic distributions, and wage information for green jobs. 
  • The American Association of Geographers website contains information about career planning and the job search. 
  • The book, Practicing Geography: Careers for Enhancing Society and the Environment, is an excellent publication with insight into the various sectors where geographers work. It is available through the UT library. 
  • The Austin Book of Lists, available through the UT library, is published annually and is comprised of listings of companies organized by field. 
  • The Austin Environmental Directory is a guide to Austin environmental issues and organizations.