Certificate in Community Development and Planning 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 a Community Development and Planning Geographic Information Systems Certificate

GE 384Geographic Information Systems4
GE 420Principles of Urban and Regional Planning3
GE 484Applied Geospatial Analysis3
GE 487Geography Capstone Project3
GE 321Economic Geography3
or GE 390 Urban Geography
Total Hours16