Over the past 25 years, Geographic Information Systems and mapping technologies have become a core component of multiple fields of academic instruction and research. The Interdisciplinary Geospatial Technology Lab provides the UTC community with access to a wide variety of GIS resources, support services, and opportunities for regional applied research.  

Campus resources and services maintained by the IGTLab include:


IGTLab Projects

  • Teaching and Research GIS labs
  • Open source and ESRI GIS software
  • ESRI Virtual Campus Courses
  • ERDAS remote sensing software
  • Trimble GNSS software
  • 2.5 TB of regional geospatial data
  • Enterprise geospatial data server
  • Web mapping development and hosting
  • Mobile GIS application development
  • Survey and map-grade GPS equipment
  • On call support by certified GIS Professional
  • Lab and classroom instruction
  • UTC GEODATA Portal