Skip to Content - Skip to Navigation

Where will I work?: Career and Academic Placement

Graduates from the Geography and Regional Planning Department have found employment with: 

  • Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Chief Environment Analysis Division
  • City of Portage, Zoning and Codes Administrator
  • Coastal Bend Council of Governments, Project Manager
  • Henderson and Bodwell Engineering, Project Manager
  • Dauphin County Solid Waste Authority, Solid Waste Coordinator
  • Delta Development, Planner
  • Equitable Gas, Economic Development Representative
  • Plum Boro Planning Commission
  • KIPDA, Transportation Planner
  • Dresser-Rand Company, Engineering Technician
  • Defense Mapping Agency, Cartographer
  • ESRI, Software Application Developer
  • Lower Paxton Township, Planning and Zoning Officer
  • Aerial Images, Inc.
  • Colonel Denning State Park Complex, Park Manager
  • Census Bureau
  • Indiana County Planning Office
  • Coalition for Low Income Community Development, GIS Specialist
  • Traffic Planning and Design, Inc., Transportation Planning Specialist
  • Southern Alleghenies Planning and Development Commission, Transportation Planning Specialist
  • Mercer County, Assistant Planner
  • Gannett-Fleming, Inc., Transportation Planner
  • ClearWater Conservancy, Watershed Planner
  • Syracuse University, Professor of Geography
  • City of Greenville, N.C., Planning Department
  • G.M. Taggart and Associates, Planner
  • NYPD, GIS Technician
  • U.S. Department of Forestry
  • Mackin Engineering, GIS
  • White Township, Code Enforcement Officer
  • Centre Regional Planning Commission, Transportation Planner
  • Upper St. Clair Township, Planning and Zoning Administrator
  • Michael Baker Inc., GIS Designing
  • Wyeth-Ayerst, Systems Analyst
  • West Virginia University, Department of Geography
  • Alaska Conservation Alliance
  • CADDScan, GIS Specialist
  • Chester County Assessment Office, Data Technician 2
  • Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission
  • Chester County Conservation District, Chesapeake Bay Resource Conservationist
  • Westmoreland County, Planning GIS Technician
  • LaSalle University, Department of Education
  • Regional Planning Technologies, Inc., GIS Consultant
  • Bureau of Planning and Research, Transportation Planner
  • Richard C. Sutter and Associates, Inc., Asst. Planner
  • BAE Systems, Photogrammetric Technician
  • Spatial Sciences Research Center, Director
  • U.S. Department of Justice, INDUS Corporation
  • Geography and Regional Planning Department
  • Leonard Hall, Room 9
    421 North Walk
    Indiana, PA 15705
  • Phone: 724-357-2250
  • Fax: 724-357-6479
  • Office Hours
  • Monday through Friday
  • 8:00 a.m.–Noon
  • 1:00 p.m.–4:30 p.m.