Geographic Information Systems, Certificate of Proficiency

The Certificate of Proficiency in Geographic Information Systems (GIS) provides students with the skills and knowledge needed to collect, process, and manipulate geospatial data from a variety of sources, create maps, analyze spatial relationships, and make informed decisions using GIS technology. It helps students develop expertise in using GIS software and learn how to use GIS in conjunction with other technologies such as GPS, remote sensing, and web mapping. The program enables students to pursue a wide range of industries, including environmental management, urban planning, public health, natural resource management, and transportation.