Choose this emphasis if you want to become a geographical spatial analyst. You will have intensive studies in cartography, remote sensing, and geographical information systems. Among the essential components of our program are theory, research methods, and application development. To ensure you are getting the most out of your program, you will gain practical experience from internships and field research, which is integrated into the curriculum. We have excellent facilities, including leading software in remote sensing, GIS, and cartography. Perhaps most important of all, our experienced faculty can accommodate the needs of students with varied interests in geographical fields.
Graduate students in other majors also have the option of a minor in geographic information science (GIS).
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