Bachelor of Science in Information Technology / Geospatial Intelligence
University of the Potomac

Program Details

The Bachelor of Science in Information Technology with a concentration in Geospatial Intelligence is an online GIS degree from the University of the Potomac for those interested in the tools used in geographic mapping and analysis.  With the information technology degree, students gain theoretical understanding and technical expertise in the development and management of an organization’s technical resources.  You will begin by studying a core of courses that build a solid foundation for both work and additional study in the field.  

With this online geography degree, students then complete courses in digital cartography, geospatial intelligence, remote sensing, GIS technology, and more.  This flexible, online degree provides the knowledge and tools needed to succeed in the workforce while also allowing you to meet current professional and personal obligations.  Plus, online degrees provide the same quality, relevance and discipline found on-campus along with real-world experience that further prepares students for success.  Courses in this online GIS degree include:

  • Principles of Geography and Digital Cartography
  • Introduction to Data and Data Management
  • Principles of Geospatial Intelligence and GIS Technology
  • Fundamentals of Remote Sensing
  • Geospatial Technology in Analytics

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of the Potomac is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Interview, Official High School Transcript/GED Score