Master of Science in Geographic Information Systems
Elmhurst College

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Geographic Information Systems provides in-depth knowledge of the geospatial field and will introduce students to spatial thinking and geographic information systems.  Students will have hands-on experience with real-world projects designed to be applied to geospatial issues. Furthermore, spatial skill sets and technical skills will be developed in correlation with the Geospatial Technology Competency Model (GTCM), as defined by the U.S. Department of Labor and the National Geospatial Technologies Center of Excellence (GeoTech Center).


  • Must have a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited university/college
  • A general knowledge of computer programming and proficiency in a programming language, especially VB.NET, is expected

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission