Graduate Certificate in Geospatial Technologies
University of Arkansas

Program Details

The impact of geospatial science and technology in society is powerful and increasingly recognized across industries and disciplines. The online Graduate Certificate in Geospatial Technologies program addresses specific skills that are vital for today's geospatial workforce, including programming and spatial databases, as well as core geospatial skills. Additionally, graduates are prepared for three external certifications, should they choose to pursue them:

  • Geospatial Intern Program certification through the American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ASPRS)
  • Certified ArcGIS (Geographic Information Systems) Desktop Associate through Esri, a company that was founded as Environmental Systems Research Institute in 1969
  • The Geographic Information Science Professional (GISP) exam offered by the Geographic Information System Certification Institute


  • Bachelor's degree in a related field

School Accreditation Statement

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