Geography Department

The Sacramento City College Geography Department provides a broad spectrum of courses with emphasis in physical, human and Geographic Information Systems (GIS). The primary courses are:

  • Introductory Physical Geography
  • Physical Geography Laboratory
  • Cultural Geography

These courses give our students an excellent introduction to the discipline and are transferable to most four year institutions.

In addition, the Geography Department offers three Geographic Information Systems (GIS) courses that examine the theoretical and desktop applications of this emerging discipline.

Other courses include World Regional Geography, Global Climate Change, Introduction to Oceanography and Field Studies.

Geography Department Program of Study


Geography Program

Students of geography can better appreciate how the world works by learning to develop an eye for spatial connections and cause and effect relationships. By learning how to see… MORE >>