The University of Southern California’s Master of Science in Geographic Information Science & Technology program offers students training in spatial thinking, geospatial research and problem solving, data collection, analysis, modeling, and visualization techniques. Graduates may pursue careers in a wide range of industries, including government, environmental firms, and public health agencies, among others.
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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), Recommendation/Reference Letter(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.