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Program Details

  • Award: Bachelor of Elective Studies
  • Credits: 120
  • Delivery: Face-to-face where some online courses may be available or required.
  • WIA Certified

About this Program

This program provides the student with a greater awareness of travel and tourism phenomena and the industry and organizations that support it. Emphasis is placed on increased understanding travel and tourism as a system of interrelated components, which include tourists, destinations, transportation systems, business and the natural environment. Important elements of travel and tourism training include tourism geography, transportation, facilities management, marketing, planning and development and travel operations. To see the on-line university bulletin describing Geography courses and programs go to: For information about faculty and activities within the department go to : http:/

Program Locations

  • St. Cloud State University 56301

Labor Market Information

  • Cartographers and Photogrammetrists

  • Median wage: $28.83/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Well above statewide average
  • College Geography Teachers

  • Median wage: $80,977/year-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Average
  • Surveying and Mapping Technicians

  • Median wage: $24.73/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Shrinking
  • Geographers

  • Median wage: $32.98/hour-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Refers to national data. State data is not available.
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St. Cloud State University
St. Cloud State University
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