Master of Science in Applied Geospatial Sciences
Northern Arizona University

Program Details

The online MS in Applied Geospatial Sciences degree program from Northern Arizona University is designed for students aiming to pursue a career in managing land, community, and environmental spatial systems, including geographic information systems (GIS), geodesign, community planning and development, and recreation. The curriculum focuses on:

  • Geographic Inquiry & Human-Environment Relations
  • Place & Community Development
  • Critical Analysis
  • Geospatial Technologies
  • Professional Development


  • Undergraduate degree from a regionally accredited institution
  • Grade Point Average (GPA) of at least 3.00
  • Transcripts
  • GRE scores
  • 3 letters of recommendation
  • Personal statement or essay

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission