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Geographic Information Systems

GIS LEVEL II

Certificate

Level II Certificate: Focused GIS education including the latest geospatial programming and web-based applications are detailed in this certificate. Individuals who use GIS in their current jobs often select this program to update their skills with the latest industry software. All Level II certificate courses transfer toward the AAS degree.

  Semester I Credit Hours
    GEOG 2470 Introduction to Geographic Information Systems (GIS) 4
    GISC 1491 Special Topics in Cartography 4
  ITSW 1307 Introduction to Database: Access 3
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  11
  Semester II
  GISC 2420 Intermediate Geographic Information Systems (GIS) 4
  GISC 1401 Cartography and Geographical Information Systems (GIS) and Global Position 4
  GISC 2401 Data Acquisition and Analysis in Geographic Information Systems (GIS) 4
  GISC 1421 Introduction to Raster-Based Geographic Information Systems (GIS) 4
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  16
  Semester III
  GISC 2250 Scripting for Geographic Information Systems (GIS) 2
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  10
  Semester IV
    DFTG 1405 Technical Drafting OR 3-4
    SRVY 1301 Introduction to Surveying OR
    COSC 1315 Fundamentals of Programming OR
    GEOG 1301 Introduction to Physical Geography OR
    ENGL 2311 Technical and Business Writing
  GISC 2231 Advanced Problems in Geographic Information Systems (GIS) 2
  +#  GISC 2280 Cooperative Education-Cartography OR 1-3
  +#  GISC 2164 Practicum (or Field Experience)-Cartography OR
  +#  GISC 2264 Practicum (or Field Experience) - Cartography OR
  +#  GISC 1391 Special Topics in Cartography
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  6-9
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  TOTALS 43-46

  +Prerequisites: See Course Descriptions
  #Capstone course
  1Select two courses from GISC 2435, GISC 2459, and GISC 2479.