M.Sc. On Campus


Florida State University

24 months
1110 USD/credit 16650 USD/year
1110 USD/credit 16650 USD/year
479 USD/credit 7185 USD/year
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MS/MA Geography are internationally-respected programs at Florida State University that allow students the opportunity to develop their knowledge of geography at a deeper intellectual level, and to collaborate with faculty on many issues including, transportation optimization, land use/land cover change, urban growth, population mapping, regionalization and localization theory.


Learning outcomes

Faculty and students working in the Geography at Florida State University department investigate critical issues dealing with society, geospatial inquiry, and the physical environment. Particular focus is given to methodological and theoretical studies relating to cities, mobilities, urban politics, storm activity/mitigation, climate change indicators, urban remote sensing, and space-time visualization.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Survey of Geographic Thought
  • Geographic Research
  • Quantitative Geography OR Qualitative Geography
  • Thesis
  • Electives

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

To complete the process in the Office of Admissions, applicants must submit the following:

  • An official transcript from each college or university attended.
  • Official nationally standardized graduate admission test scores.
  • The residency form, if applicable.
  • Submit official English Proficiency Test Scores if your native language is not English.
  • Determine if the major/program of interest has a different application deadline and/or additional major/program criteria, e.g., research interests, letters of recommendation, personal statement, interviews/portfolios/auditions, or other factors specified by the program.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    16650 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1110 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    16650 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1110 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    7185 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 479 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Tallahassee

955 - 1345 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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