Graduate Certificate in Geographic Information Science
Utah State University

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Geographic Information Science (GIS) program is designed for graduate students or professionals wanting skills and experience applying industry standard GIS and remote sensing tools to natural resource issues.  The credits obtained from this certificate may be applied toward a graduate degree.  Graduates may pursue these careers:

  • GIS Systems Analyst
  • Remote Sensing Specialist
  • Geospatial Analyst/Programmer
  • Operations GIS Analyst
  • Geospatial Technician


  • Bachelor's degree
  • 3.0 or higher GPA for the last 60 semester or 90 quarter credits
  • Score at or above the 40th percentile on GRE or GMAT
  • Three letters of recommendation

School Accreditation Statement

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities