Graduate Certificate Online

Geographic Information Systems

12 months
721 USD/credit 86520 USD/year
721 USD/credit 86520 USD/year
203 USD/credit 24360 USD/year
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Florida Atlantic University offers a quality online Geographic Information Systems education. 


Educational Opportunity

The online Geographic Information Systems program from Florida Atlantic University is designed for both beginners looking to begin a career in GIS and professionals looking to increase their skills, knowledge, and career advancement. 

Programme Structure

  • Conceptual foundations
  • Cartography and visualizations
  •  GIS design aspects and data modeling, 
  • Geospatial data
  • GIS analytical methods.

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 SCH



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

The following units of study in high school are required to be considered for admission to FAU. These are also the only courses that are calculated in the grade point average (GPA) used to determine admissions eligibility:

  • English (3 with substantial composition): 4 units
  • Mathematics (Algebra 1 level and above): 4 units
  • Natural Science (2 with lab): 3 units
  • Social Science: 3 units
  • Foreign Language (of the same language): 2 units
  • Academic Electives: 2 units

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    86520 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 721 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    86520 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 721 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    24360 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 203 USD per credit during 12 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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