Certificate in Geographic Information Systems
Elmhurst University

Program Details

A background in GIS can prepare students for a variety of careers ranging from crime analysis to emergency management to national security. The Certificate in Geographic Information Systems from Elmhurst University prepares students to work in this developing field.

This online GIS certificate helps professionals analyze data, answer questions, and solve spatial problems. Students can gain experience with industry-standard software from home through Elmhurst’s server.  Accelerated courses allow students to complete this online geography program in less than a year.

Learning Pace


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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Elmhurst University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score