Geographic Information Systems GEOIS.S.STC
Short-term Technical Certificate - 19 Credit Hours
Division: Liberal Arts, Communication and Social Sciences
Effective as of Fall 2019
What is the program about?
The Geographic Information Systems (GIS) short-term certificate will provide students with both theoretical and practical applications of GIS. The certificate will cover the foundational concepts in GIS, including the principles of cartography and GIS, database management and analysis, data acquisition, and manipulation of georeferencing and geocoding.
- Obtain a position as a GIS technician.
- Build foundational knowledge of GIS concepts in preparation for four year degree.
- Develop geospatial literacy in a range of professions, including but not limited to healthcare, law enforcement and business.
Students completing this certificate may obtain an entry level position with state and local government, business, non-profit organizations and the Defense Industry.
Important information about the educational debt, earnings, and completion rates of students who attended this program: View the Gainful Employment Information
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This information is for planning purposes only. Sinclair College will make every effort to offer curriculum listed above but reserves the right to change, add and cancel curriculum offerings for unforeseen circumstances. View current catalog