Geospatial Technology Certificate

Certificate of Achievement in Geospatial Technology

After completing a certificate in Geospatial Technology, a student will be able to:

  • Demonstrate skills and knowledge to perform analysis using GIS, GPS, and Remote Sensing.
  • Apply GIS, GPS, and Remote Sensing technologies to determine changes in the land and its relationship with people.
  • Demonstrate skill in using the software packages that apply to GIS, GPS, and Remote Sensing disciplines.

Required Core Courses (24 units)

Course Number Course Title Units
GIST 16A Introduction to Geospatial Technology 3 units
GIST 16B Mobile GIS 3 units
GIST 16C Spatial Analysis for GIS 3 units
GIST 16D Cartographic Design for GIS 3 units
GIST 16E Database Design and Management for GIS 3 units
GIST 16G Introduction to Remote Sensing 3 units
GIST 016I GIS Programming and the Web 3 units
PMGT 20A PMGT Employment Preparation 1 unit
PMGT 20B Internship 2 units

Total Certificate Units: 24 units

Fall, Year 1 (12 units)

Course Number Course Title Units
GIST 16A Introduction to Geospatial Technology 3 units
GIST 16B Mobile GIS 3 units
GIST 16G Introduction to Remote Sensing 3 units
GIST 16I GIS Programming and the Web 3 units

Spring, Year 1 (9 units)

Course Number Course Title Units
GIST 16C Spatial Analysis for GIS 3 units
GIST 16D Cartographic Design for GIS 3 units
GIST 16E Database Design and Management for GIS 3 units

Fall, Year 2 (3 units)

Course Number Course Title Units
PMGT 20A Employment Preparation 1 unit
PMGT 20B Internship 2 units
Last Updated 6/23/20