Geography is the study of place and space. It is the description of land, sea, and air, and the distribution of plant and animal life including humans and their activities. A comprehensive set of undergraduate courses fulfill the general education and transfer requirements of students through day, evening, late-start offerings, and online courses.
Please select from the listings below to view the course objectives and expected student learning outcomes for each course:
The most rapidly increasing area of employment for people trained in geography involves planning at all levels: local, regional, and national. A background in geography is an asset in education, travel, recreation, industry, and international commerce.
Check out the Moorpark College weather station - created and maintained by the Geography Department!
Department Administration and Staff
Telephone: (805) 378-1459
- Julius Sokenu, Dean
- Mary Anne Beck, Administrative Assistant
- Robert Keil, telephone (805) 553-4647
- Andrea Ehrgott
- Michael Walegur
- Kathy Duret
- Gil Dewart
- Anthony Harju
Counselors who specialize in Geography, Chuck Brinkman and Candace Payton, can be contacted through the Counseling Office.