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Considering our global environment, professionals working on large-scale GIS projects often find it only natural to couple management and marketing topics with geography.

This certificate accommodates students who are pursuing a degree in the Department of Geography and Geoinformation Science who also wish to acquire more knowledge on how to manage people and organizations dealing with GIS in a global economy.

Program Highlights

  • By understanding marketing terms, financial matters, and also having a good understanding of how to manage people, students will be well prepared to face challenges in multidisciplinary GIS-oriented environments.
  • All courses are available online.
  • This certificate may be pursued on a full-time or part-time
  • basis.

Course Catalog

Review admission and course requirements for this degree: