Geographic Information Systems Curriculum

Curricular Requirements

A student with a major in the Department of Environmental Studies or another department may minor in Geographic Information Systems with the approval of the Environmental Studies Department Chair. A minimum of eighteen hours of approved course credit in the following courses is required:

Program Required Courses CREDITS
GIS 161 - GIS I: Fundamentals of Geospatial Science and Technology 3
GIS 162 - GIS II: Application of Geospatial Science and Technology 3
GIS 224/224L - Remote Sensing/Remote Sensing Lab 4
GIS 265 - Global Positioning Systems (optional)  
GIS 364/364L - Spatial Analysis/Spatial Analysis Lab 4
GIS 495 - GIS Internship (Variable credit) 3+