Master of Geographic Information Science and Technology
The 100% online Master in Geographic Information Science and Technology (MGIST) allows students to apply spatial analysis tools to solve real-world problems and understand the core values of geographic information systems (GIS). This rigorous yet flexible curriculum taught by the same world-class faculty on campus will equip students with the necessary tools and cutting-edge technology needed to advance in their professional careers.
Once students complete this program, they will have a well-rounded knowledge of managing geospatial databases, insights into geospatial problems through data-driven analysis, and the ability to explain fundamental concepts and practices of geographic information systems.
Whether students want to learn mapping in GIS, advance their career in geospatial technologies, or explore cognitive science that involves geographic surroundings, this online geospatial degree could be the next step to push their career forward in the private or public sectors.
Class Format: Asynchronous, meaning you can attend classes on your own schedule.
Credit Hours Required: 33
Cost Per Credit Hour: $812.07 (includes instructional, general, and program fees). See the full cost breakdown here.
Admission Requirements: 3.0 or higher cumulative undergraduate GPA. No work experience required.
Time to Completion: Four semesters (2 years), full-time