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Geospatial Analysis

Explore our Geospatial Analysis certificate program

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Program description

The interdisciplinary undergraduate Certificate in Geospatial Analysis (GSA) is a stand-alone program, which does not require matriculation for a major and degree. See, also, geospatial analysis minor.

What can you do with this certificate?

The undergraduate GSA certificate is especially recommended for nontraditional, non degree-seeking, on- or off-campus students interested in acquiring these skills or desiring professional development opportunities.

Required courses (12 hours):

GE 371 Cartography 3 hours

EB/ES 351 Introduction to Geospatial Analysis 3 hours

ES 551 Computer Mapping Systems 3 hours

ES 439/475, GE 498, or EB 459

“Research Project” 3 hours

Elective courses (6 hours):

Elective courses must be 200-level or higher and should be chosen in conjunction with the student’s advisor. Electives may be chosen from a list of recommended courses. Other appropriate courses, including topics, seminars, internships and independent studies may also be used for electives if approved by the student’s advisor. Refer to the list available from the Department of Physical Sciences for recommended elective courses.

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