GIS Technology

Certificate Program
GT41

Program Description
This program provides students with a basic knowledge of the Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Global Positioning Systems (GPS). Students will learn project management and will be able to effectively use microcomputer hardware and software applications to enhance existing job skills in the GIS and GPS profession. (Program Length: 2 Semesters Minimum)

Employment Opportunities
Surveyors, cartographers, photogrammetrists, surveying and mapping technicians

1st SEMESTER
7 Hours

FYES 1000 First Year Experience

GIFS 1101 Intro Geographic Information System

GIFS 1103 Intermediate GIS

2nd SEMESTER
8 Hours

GIFS 1109 Special Topics in GIS

GIFS 1122 GIS in Sci, Bus,Gov



15 TOTAL CREDIT HOURS REQUIRED FOR GRADUATION

Suggested sequence of classes. Student may have to make modifications due to developmental courses and/or course availability. Refer to college catalog for course descriptions and course prerequisites.

Gainful Employment