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Geographic Information Systems - Certificate

16 Credits
CERT3481
Degree Description

The Geographic Information System certificate focuses on extended learning of GIS applications within the civil engineering environment. Students in this certificate program will acquire skills required by hiring agencies, which includes collection, management and analysis of spatial data, creation of maps, as well as GIS data development and management for web applications.

Admission Dates: Fall Semester


Offered on the North Mankato Campus
The course requirements listed below are specific to the 2017-2018 school year. If you need to view the program from previous years view our Catalog Archive.

Required Technical Courses (2 Courses)

Complete the following courses:
GIS 2840 Introduction to Geographic Information Systems (4 Credits)
GIS 2841 Intermediate GIS (4 Credits)

Elective Credits - Choose 5 credits from the following: (5 Credits)

GIS 2842 Field Mapping with GPS (4 Credits)
GIS 2843 GIS Practicum (1 - 4 Credits)
GIS 2844 GIS Internship (1 - 4 Credits)
GIS 2845 Introduction to Remote Sensing (4 Credits)

Choose one of the following courses: (1 Course)

GEOG100 Elements of Geography (3 Credits)
GEOG101 Introduction to Physical Geography (3 Credits)
PLEASE NOTE: All program plans are preliminary and curriculum may change without notice. Your catalog of record may have different requirements.