Department of Geography, Geographic Information Science and Meteorology

Integrated BS + MA Degrees

The Department of Geography offers a program of integrated Bachelor of Science/Master of Arts five-year study program. This allows our talented undergraduates to obtain both the Bachelor of Science in Geography and GIS or Meteorology and Master of Arts degrees in five years.  Students in the integrated program are allowed to use nine semester hours of B-level geography classes to satisfy both the Bachelor of Science degree and the Master of Science degree requirements. For admission requirements, refer to the WIU graduate catalog.

  • It saves time
  • It saves money
  • You earn two degrees

Program brochures:


Jennifer Sandrik-Rubio, Undergraduate Advisor

Sunita George, Ph.D.

Samuel Thompson, Ph.D., Department Chair