Graduate Certificate in Geographic Information Systems & Spatial Analysis
West Virginia University

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Geographic Information Systems (GIS) & Spatial Analysis program provides advanced teaching, research, and academic program support for the development of application of GIS and spatial analysis across multiple disciplines.  This certificate provides recognition for mastery of these tools while augmenting the educational tracks of students with the ability to analyze spatial data at an advanced level.  The curriculum incorporates predictive modeling, data exploration, technical issues, programming, spatial hydrology, and remote sensing.

Requirements

  • Introductory level knowledge of computer science and use
  • Knowledge of statistics
  • Introductory GIS class focusing on theory, applications, and GIS computer-based software competency

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission