Graduate Certificate in Geospatial Information Science
North Carolina State University at Raleigh

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Geospatial Information Science program provides graduate level academic credentials in advanced Geospatial Information Science and Geographic Information Systems applications.  The curriculum provides professional, graduate-level academic preparation in the advanced application of GIS technologies to a wide spectrum of disciplines, including economics, public health, emergency planning and response, land use planning, environmental resources, and more.  Graduates will be prepared to use GIS to visualize, analyze, and model systems to help in the planning and decision-making processes of organizations.


  • Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university, or equivalent
  • Undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Official transcripts
  • Personal statement
  • Resume

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges