Our certificate programs are a great way to sharpen your skills and stay ahead of the competition, whether you’re a current student or you’re a professional with several years of career experience. Certificate programs offered through the College of Science are comprised of flexible, tailored courses that will refresh your skills, teach you how to use the latest technology and equipment, and deliver invaluable hands-on experiences.
Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Certificate Program
For instance, our geographic information systems (GIS) certificate program is an excellent way to complement to your education experience, whether it’s in geography or a related field.
In this program, you’ll learn:
- Techniques and uses of today’s most sophisticated GIS technologies.
- Strategies for applying GIS technology in several areas, such as: land-use planning, timber management, wildlife habitat analysis, riparian zone monitoring, etc.
- Hands-on experience from experts and professionals using GPS equipment for emergency planning, market analysis, facilities management, transportation planning and much more.