Course Information and Student Resources

On this page you will find helpful information about our course offerings, including links to the current schedule of classes and syllabi from the most recent academic year, guidance for current students about the pathway to graduation, as well as information on the Geography Club. 

Courses and Program Requirements

For the most up-to-date course schedule and official information on all courses and program requirements, please see the current Class Schedules and the University Catalog.

Current students might also consult the Road Map for successfully navigating the Geography BA program. 


The department maintains an archive of course syllabi / greensheets for all courses offered in the last 5 years. Please visit the Course Syllabus page to download syllabi for the most recent semesters.


If you are interested in applying for an undergraduate major or minor in Geography or a minor in Urban Studies, please contact the Geography Advisor.

Geography Club

SJSU undergraduate and graduate students annually organize and operate a Geography Club on campus. All are welcome. Check out @SJSUgeogclub on Facebook for events and information or contact Joe Hasty, the club’s faculty advisor, by emailing