Graduate Testimonials for the Department of Geography, Geology, Environment, and Planning

Select the name of each graduate listed to read profiles.

D. Eric McClure

Deciding to go back to school when you’re married with two children can be a difficult decision, and a struggle financially, but my wife and I felt it would be worth it in the end if it all worked out.

Deb McIntyre

I am truly proud of my degrees from IUP and the geography department there. Without them, I would never have had the skills to contribute to high-tech future defense/combat systems.

Joseph Beard

 I am currently a technical support analyst for Environmental Research Systems Institute (ESRI), and I love it.

Bob Oblinsky

The skills that I obtained at IUP while participating in the Geography and Regional Planning program have taken me places of which I could not have dreamed.

Dominik Medved

Even when I graduated, the faculty was there to help me in my job search with useful advice and favorable references.

Sean Howard

I felt that I could take a holistic approach to my education, and the instructors fostered creative thought.