Geospatial Technologies Certificate


The 15-unit Certificate in Geospatial Technologies is designed for undergraduate students interested in learning geospatial technologies, and applying techniques of GIS and remote sensing to represent spatial data and perform spatial analysis. Undergraduate students completing the certificate will understand a variety of geospatial technologies, including Geographic Information Systems (GIS), Global Positioning Systems (GPS), Web mapping, remote sensing, and image processing and interpretation techniques. Students will be able to use up-to-date GIS tools and remote sensing technology to perform spatial analysis and mapping, and provide solutions to geographic problems. This certificate is open to undergraduate students in all majors. To add a certificate in Geospatial Technologies to your degree, please click hereOpens in new window .



GEOG 180 – Digital Earth: Introduction to Geospatial Technologies

GEOG 481 – GIS: Introduction

GEOG 485 – GIS: Principles and Applications

GEOG 486 – Environmental Remote Sensing

GEOG 489 – Digital Image Processing


For more information, please contact the Geospatial Technologies Certificate Coordinator, Dr. Jindong Wu (