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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School Accreditation & Licensing
University of Southern California is accredited by:
WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationBachelor Degree
Recommended GPA3.0 or above (4.0 scale)
Essay/Writing Sample, Official College Transcript(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent
- This program requires a one-week field experience at the USC Wrigley Institute for Environmental Studies on Catalina Island.