Certificate in Geographic Information Systems
Austin Community College District

Program Details

The Certificate in Geographic Information Systems at Austin Community College District is a 100% online GIS degree.  GIS is a booming industry that covers cartography, data acquisition and analysis, and ways to solve complex environmental issues.  You will gain the knowledge and skills to assist scientists, technologists, or other professionals in building, maintaining, modifying, or using geographic information systems databases.  This online geography degree serves as the first building block in the program, providing entry-level knowledge that can be applied when furthering education and experience.    All courses transfer toward the GIS Level 2 Certificate and toward the Associate of Applied Science in Geographic Information Systems which prepares students to directly enter the workforce.

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Austin Community College District is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests

ACT/SAT, Placement Test

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score