Designed to provide an advanced level of education to early and mid-career professionals working in the region’s geospatial technology industry, UMBC’s Geographic Information Systems (GIS) program focuses on the information systems and computer aspects of GIS. The two year program provides students with the knowledge, tools and techniques of database management, application development, and analytical assessment to appropriately address GIS requirements and answer spatial questions. Upon completing this program, students will be able to demonstrate technical aspects of GIS. This two year program provides students with the knowledge, tools and techniques of database management, analytical assessments to appropriately address GIS requirements and answer spatial questions.
Graduate Certificate in Professional Studies: Geographic Information Systems
Part-Time or Full-Time: Full-time
Online or On Campus: On Campus
B.S. in Geography, Computer Science, or Information Systems OR possess working knowledge of Geographic Information Systems. Additional materials required: CV.
Term of Admission: Fall and Spring
Main Contact Info: 301-738-6285 (Shady Grove)
Graduate Program Director:
Erwin Villiger, 301-738-6087, email@example.com
Graduate Program Coordinator:
Rickeysha Jones, 301-738-6285, firstname.lastname@example.org