Geographic Information Systems (GIS) have contributed in many industries and are essential to our daily lives, whether we work directly with it or use mapping services as citizens. This online certificate program will teach you how to work with GIS effectively, so that your career opportunities may be expanded.
Throughout the program, you will be exposed to GIS fundamentals to build your foundation of knowledge, software and exercises to teach you practical usage, and the opportunity to be creative with mapping and GIS resources. It is our goal to enlighten and empower students with GIS knowledge and technology, as we observe it continually changing our perception of the world.
This certificate was developed by IGTLab staff and faculty from the department of biology, geology, and environmental science.