GIS Certificate

GIS technologies are applied to wide-ranging fields with interests in spatially distributed information such as transportation, environmental/ resource management, marketing, facility management, healthcare delivery, agriculture and planning. The need for qualified individuals in Geospatial Technologies is increasing. The GIS certificate program has been designed to meet this demand.

The Office of the President has approved this program, and it will appear on the official Texas A&M University transcript. A paper certificate can also be requested if desired. This certificate is jointly offered between the Departments of Geography and Ecosystem Science and Management. Courses in the program are taught by faculty in both departments as well as by faculty in other departments at Texas A&M with expertise in GIS. Its administrative home lies in Geography.

This certificate program has been designed to meet the growing demand for qualified individuals in the field. While not all courses in the certificate are currently offered in online modality, it is possible to obtain the certificate via distance education. For more detailed information, please visit the program website or contact the academic advisor in the Department of Geography or in Ecosystem Science and Management.

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