Post-baccalaureate Certificate in GIS

The Department of Geoscience offers a Certificate in Geographical Information Systems designed for professionals and students wishing to increase their job skills and to have their skills recognized through a certification program, and students from other disciplines interested in broadening their knowledge of the use of Geographic Information Systems (GIS). Courses focus on the application of Geospatial technology to a variety of fields including biology, forestry, geology, hazards management, business, city and regional planning, transportation planning, marketing and software development within the GIS industry. Admission to the certificate program is required or current enrollment at UNA. No GRE is required.

The Department of Geography offers a Certificate in GIS designed for professionals and students wishing to increase their job skills and to have their skills recognized through a certification program, and students from other disciplines interested in broadening their knowledge of the use of Geographic Information Systems (GIS). Courses focus on the application of Geospatial technology to a variety of fields including biology, forestry, geology, hazards management, business, city and regional planning, transportation planning, marketing and software development within the GIS industry. Admission to the certificate program is required or current enrollment at UNA. No GRE is required.

Curriculum Requirements for the Post-baccalaureate Certificate in GIS

GE 584Advanced GIS4
GE 684Spatial Modeling and Analysis in Geographic Information Science3
Choose TWO of the following:
GE 554Remote Sensing4
GE 615Advanced Quantitative Methods in Geography3
GE 654Advanced Remote Sensing (Intro to Remote Sensing)3
GE 664GIS Programming (GIS Programming )3
GE 674Web GIS (Web GIS)3
GE 685GIS Applications - Business Analytics (GIS Applications )3
GE 688Modeling and Analysis in GIS (Spatial Modeling)3
Total Hours13-14