Geospatial Technology Certificate

Total Units Required: 21-22

The Certificate in Geospatial Technology provides students with a foundation in geographical technology and information science with hands-on use of the latest software for geographic information system (GIS), including digital input from Global Positioning System (GPS) data and remotely sensed imagery. The certificate also trains students in basic and advanced map design skills as a vital accompaniment to GIS. Professionals in GIS technology work in private industry, government, and nonprofit organizations. The certificate can be taken in connection with a geography or other degree, or as a stand-alone certificate.

A student places her hand over a map.