The Geographic Information Systems (GIS) certificate provides undergraduates with the technical skills needed for the analysis of spatial data.
The skills acquired through this program can be applied to a wide variety of career fields such as: Environmental Science, Marine Science, History, Criminal Justice, Public Health, Business, and Education.
Employment opportunities in the GIS field are projected to grow by 35% over the next several years (U.S. Department of Labor).
Program Requirements (15 credits)
- GEOG 120: Physical Geography
- GEOG 341: Intro to GIS
- GEOG 402: Applied GIS
- GEOG 403: Advanced GIS
- GEOG 411: Remote Sensing