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¿Qué aprenderé?

The Graduate Certificate in Geographic Information Systems is designed for those individuals seeking careers as GIS specialists, providing geographic data management, spatial analysis, and GIS system management support to professionals in a broad range of disciplines, such as criminal justice, health services, city and regional planning, civil and environmental engineering, transportation, and marketing. Certificate holders will seek employment in positions such as GIS Specialist, GIS Analyst, or GIS Coordinator.

The School of Architecture and Urban Planning, and the College of Letters and Science jointly offer the certificate. The core courses (12 credits) focus on the structure of geographic data, components for managing geographic information systems, spatial analysis, and delivery of geographic information through maps and displays. Students select the remaining 6 credits for the certificate from electives, which may include an internship, in areas such as remote sensing, map-making, and data management systems.

Credits and Courses

The School of Architecture and Urban Planning, and the College of Letters and Science jointly offer the certificate. A minimum of 6 semester-long courses and 18 credits to receive the certificate. A minimum of 6 credits each in Urban Planning and Geography courses is required. No more than 3 credits of Internship or Independent Study will be counted towards the Certificate.

The core courses (12 credits) focus on the structure of geographic data, components for managing geographic information systems, spatial analysis, and delivery of geographic information through maps and displays. Students select the remaining 6 credits for the certificate from electives, which may include an internship, in areas such as remote sensing, map-making, and data management systems.

¿En cuál departamento estoy?

School of Architecture and Urban Planning

Opciones de estudio

a tiempo completo (18 horas de crédito)

Costos de estudio
US$25.650,00 por año

*El precio que se muestra es una referencia, por favor verificar con la institución

Fecha de inicio

6 Septiembre 2022

Lugar

School of Architecture and Urban Planning

2131 E. Hartford Avenue,

MILWAUKEE,

Wisconsin,

53211, United States

Requerimiento de entrada

Para estudiantes de Estados Unidos

Applicants must possess a baccalaureate degree and have a minimum 2.75 cumulative undergraduate grade point average to be admitted in to a certificate program.

Para estudiantes internacionales

Applicants must have a bachelor’s degree with an undergraduate GPA of 2.75 or a graduate degree to be accepted into the certificate program.

For international applicants, whose first language is not English, a score on the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) of at least 600 (250 on the computer-based version) or an International English Language Testing System (IELTS) score of 7.0 must also be submitted.

Puede haber diferentes requisitos de IELTS en función del curso elegido.

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