Do you ever use Google Earth or Map Quest? These are examples of Geospatial Technologies (GST) - satellite imagery/aerial photography, global positioning systems (GPS) and geographic information systems (GIS). GST employment is found in areas as diverse as business, public health, natural resources, engineering and social services. Regardless of your major, geographic data is critical to managing such diverse fields and the ability to acquire, manipulate and produce relevant information means employees with GST skills are in high demand.
Complete each step of the Online Learner Checklist before beginning your coursework in the GIS Certificate program.
Visit our Frequently Asked Questions page for answers to the most common questions prospective students have about the online GIS Certificate program.
For more information about the online GIS Certificate program, please contact:
Tim Fox, Geography/GIS Faculty
Itasca Community College
An affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and educator