Graduate Certificate in Geospatial Intelligence
University of Southern California

Program Details

The USC online Graduate Certificate in Geospatial Intelligence (GEOINT certificate) introduces the scientific concepts, analytical methods and key geospatial technologies used to address issues of human security worldwide. In 16 graduate units, students can gain the knowledge and practical skills to inform effective decision making related to “TCPED”: the tasking, collection, processing, exploitation and dissemination of human security risk geospatial data.


  • Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.0
  • Applicants must have official transcripts sent from all colleges and universities attended
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Resume
  • Two Letters of Recommendation
  • Writing Sample

School Accreditation Statement

Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Senior College and University Commission