Geographic Information Systems

Graduate Program Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
Program Description Designed to provide an advanced level of education to early and mid-career professionals working in the region's geospatial technology industry, UMBC's Geographic Information Systems (GIS) program focuses on the information systems and computer aspects of GIS. The two year program provides students with the knowledge, tools and techniques of database management, application development, and analytical assessment to appropriately address GIS requirements and answer spatial questions. Upon completing this program, students will be able to demonstrate technical aspects of GIS. This two year program provides students with the knowledge, tools and techniques of database management, analytical assessments to appropriately address GIS requirements and answer spatial questions.
Program Website http://umbc.edu/shadygrove/gis
Degrees Offered Master in Professional Studies (M.P.S.): Geographic Information Systems
Graduate Certificate in Professional Studies: Geographic Information Systems
Concentrations / Tracks N/A
Admissions Requirements See Application Requirements and Deadlines
Delivery Full-time
Term of Admission Fall and Spring
Domestic Application Deadlines August 1 and December 1
International Application Deadlines January 1 and May 1