Master of Science in Spatial Informatics
University of Maine

Program Details

The online MS in Spatial Informatics degree from the University of Maine is a non-thesis program focused on advancing students' knowledge about spatial information, particularly with respect to concepts needed in next-generation information systems. Emphasis is placed on developing novel concepts and methods in the broad field of geographic information science for storing, accessing, analyzing, and managing spatial data, and modeling, extracting, integrating, visualizing, and communicating geospatial information. Students develop knowledge and technical skills in such areas as:

  • Information System Design
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Database Systems Design & Management
  • Systems Development
  • Computer Networks
  • Information Law & Ethics


  • U.S. bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university, or a four-year international equivalent
  • Original Transcripts
  • Original GREs (Graduate Record Exam)
  • Three Letters of Recommendation

School Accreditation Statement

New England Commission of Higher Education