College of Arts and Sciences

Graduate Certificate in GIS

Students must complete a minimum of 15 credit hours in geographic information systems and remote sensing coursework including:

  1. Both GEOG G535 Environmental Remote Sensing and GEOG G538 Geographic Information Science.
  2. GEOG G536 Advance Remote Sensing or GEOG G539 Advanced Geographic Information Science.
  3. Two courses (6 cr. hrs.) selected from:
    • GEOG G585 GIS Programming
    • GEOG G588 Applied Spatial Statistics
    • GEOG G589 Advanced Geospatial Data Analysis
    • GEOL G584 Geographic Information Systems Applications in Geology
    • SPEA E518 Vector-Based Geographic Information Systems
    • SPEA E519 Applied Remote Sensing of the Environment
    • SPEA E529 Applications in GIS
    • SPH-R580: GIS and Spatial Data Applications in Public Health
    • SPH-E660: Spatial Epidemiology and Disease Mapping
  4. A minimum of 9 credit hours must be completed on the Bloomington campus.