Geographic Information Systems

Turning Maps into a Wealth of Information

Our Geographic Information Systems (GIS) program will teach you how to turn maps into super sources of information. You will learn how to understand the technical process behind GIS, use basic GIS tools, develop a portfolio of GIS work, create and manage a GIS database, and design and complete GIS projects. You will receive hands-on training utilizing up-to-date computer hardware and software, and learn theories and skills to manage GIS projects.

You may choose to earn related certificates:
Geographic Information Systems Proficiency Certificate

Degree Options

Associate in Applied Science, and transfer to a four-year college

Career Options

  • GIS technician
  • Surveying specialist
  • Database technician

Transfer Options

  • Many four-year colleges and universities


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