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Geographic Information Systems Proficiency Certificate

Our Geographic Information Systems (GIS) proficiency certificate program teaches you how to use a computerized database management system for capture, storage, retrieval analysis and display of geographic information. You will learn how to demonstrate the skills necessary to perform entry-level GIS tasks in an employment setting, understand the general nature of spatial analysis and application used in GIS software applications, and develop a network of professional resources in GIS. This certificate is designed for individuals interested in a GIS career who seek to enhance their skills, learn to use GIS applications in their current profession or earn an additional credential. 

Degree Options

Upon receiving your proficiency certificate, you may enter the workforce or your courses may be applied to the Geographic Information Systems academic certificate  and associate's degree programs at the College, as well as transfer to a four-year college

Career Options

  • Assistant GIS technician
  • Assistant database technician


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