Certificate in Geographic Information Systems
Austin Community College District

Program Details

A separate sector of geography is Geographic Information Systems (GIS). GIS is a booming industry that covers cartography, data acquisition and analysis, and ways to solve complex environmental issues. The Certificate program at Austin Community College District teaches the basics of GIS so that students can take the entry-level knowledge they learn and apply it to furthering their education and experience.


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Transcripts
  • Texas Success Initiative test or other applicable test scores
  • Select online courses may require proctoring on campus or at an approved location

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges