Feb 03, 2023  
2020-2021 Graduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Geographic Information Science Graduate Certificate

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Application deadlines - http://www.grad.usf.edu/cert

A five-course graduate certificate that covers both technical and applied aspects of Geographical Information Systems (GIS) at an advanced level. Courses are typically either online or in the evenings to accommodate working professionals.


Offered on campus

Admission Requirements

Must meet University Graduate Admissions and English Proficiency requirements.

  • Completion of an approved introductory GIS course at the undergraduate level with a grade of at least B, or approved work experience.
  • Bachelors degree with at least a GPA of 3.00

Credits Applied to Degree

All credits can be applied to a graduate degree with department approval.

Time Limit/Average Time to Completion

5 years

Curriculum Requirements (15 Credit Hours)

  • Core - 6 Credit Hours
  • Electives - 9 Credit Hours

Core Requirements (6 Credit Hours)

Electives (9 Credit Hours Minimum)

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