Certificate in Geographic Information Systems User
Fort Hays State University

Program Details

Many professions use GIS to gain valuable insights into spatial questions that other information systems do not offer. The online Certificate in GIS User program from Fort Hays State University allows students to develop technical skills in analyzing geographic patterns and relationships. Students receive introductory and intermediate GIS instruction, and may choose from a range of elective topics such as:

  • Cartography
  • Remote Sensing Concepts
  • GIS Programming
  • Remote Sensing & Aerial Photography


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • SAT/ACT scores may be required for applicants under 21 years of age

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission