Associate of Applied Science in Geographic Information Systems
Columbus State Community College

Program Details

The online AAS in GIS degree program from Columbus State Community College prepares students for careers in diverse industries that use geographic information systems, including government agencies, health care, construction, banking, land-use planning, transportation mapping and analysis, and emergency response. Courses cover topics such as:

  • Industrial Applications & Software 
  • Acquiring GIS Data 
  • Discrete Mathematics for Computing
  • Elements of Cartography 
  • Spatial Analysis


  • Official high school and/or college transcript(s)
  • Placement tests in Reading, Writing and Math are required for students who do not have college-ready ACT/SAT scores or official transcripts with qualifying college credit

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission