M.Sc. On Campus


Central Connecticut State University

12 months
26072 USD/year
26072 USD/year
12848 USD/year
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Prepares Geography students at Central Connecticut State University for careers in environmental studies, urban and regional planning, travel and tourism, computer mapping or geographical information systems work and further study in doctoral programs. Provides high-quality field application and promotes technology innovations including geotechnology.


Learning Outcomes:

  • Demonstrate the ability to develop a research proposal and carry out an independent research on a chosen topic
  • Develop a Geography substantive claim of the literature in Geography at Central Connecticut State University in general and in at least one subfield of the subject.
  • Present and defend research work in oral and written literature using accepted social science research methods.
  • Demonstrate competent skills in the collection, analysis and mapping of geographic data.
  • Apply geographic knowledge and skills to solve a range of problems faced by businesses, industry, government etc.
  • Write effectively and persuasively about key theories, principles and issues in geography, and make appropriate citation of principal sources when making critical written arguments.
  • Know the major theories and important figures in the development of geography;
  • Be able to use geography outside the classroom; and
  • Be able to conduct and communicate the results of geographic research.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • urban and regional planning
  • environmental studies
  • travel and tourism
  • cultural and world regional geography
  • computer mapping or geographic information systems

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Students must hold a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution of higher education to apply for a Master's Program, post baccalaureate teacher certification, and most other programs. 
  • The undergraduate record must demonstrate clear evidence of ability to undertake and pursue studies in a graduate field successfully.  
  • To apply for the Ed.D. in Educational Leadership, 6th year certificate degrees, and Advanced Official Certificate Programs in Professional Counseling, Superintendent of Schools and Reading, a master's degree is required.  

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    26072 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13036 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    26072 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13036 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    12848 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6424 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for New Britain

1100 - 1600 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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