Graduate Certificate in Geographic Information Science & Technology
University of Southern California

Program Details

The University of Southern California offers an online Graduate Certificate in Geographic Information Science & Technology. Students will be educated on the foundation of geographic information science (GIS) and spatial studies. Students work on data collection, problem solving, modeling, visualization techniques, and more. The program also offers a selection of electives, so students can gain more specialized expertise in an area such as GIST application development, spatial data acquisition and databases, or geospatial intelligence.

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Mostly Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Southern California is accredited by:

WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Essay/Writing Sample, Official College Transcript(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • This program requires a one-week field experience at the USC Wrigley Institute for Environmental Studies on Catalina Island.