Certificate in Environmental Geographic Information Systems

Topical Geographic Information Systems Certificates

The Department of Geography offers topical Geographic Information Systems certificates designed to serve specific application areas – business, community development and planning and environmental applications. To be awarded a topical GIS certificate, students with a background and requisite coursework in these three areas would leverage GIS tools to solve problems specific to the respective fields. Admission requires current enrollment at UNA.

Requirements for an Environmental Geographic Information Systems Certificate

GE 384Geographic Information Systems4
GE 487Geography Capstone Project3
Select one course from: 3
Advanced GIS
GIS Applications
Select one from the following:3
Environmental Hazards
Natural Resource Management
Earth Resources
Select one course from: 3
Nature and Society Interactions
Fundamentals of Sustainability
Aquatic Ecology
Plant Taxonomy
Total Hours16