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Geographic Information Systems

Hofstra University

48 months
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47510 USD/year
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About

The BS Major in Geographic Information Systems (GIS) from Hofstra University allows students to complete a broad-based interdisciplinary course of study with required concentrations in geography and geographic information systems, in related applications and methods, in mathematics and statistics, in the natural sciences, and with a selection of relevant electives from across the curriculum.

Overview

INTO helps you apply for free to your undergraduate degree in Geographic Information Systems (GIS) from Hofstra University. If you meet the programme application requirements (including English language scores) you can benefit from Undergraduate Direct Entry for your desired university. 

They will assist you with multiple university application. The application does not cost you anything. Another great advantage is that you will receive a Form I-20 to get more easily through the student visa process for the United States.

What to expect from studying this Geographic Information Systems program

Get ready to specialise in your chosen field of Geographic Information Systems, or prepare for developing your knowledge in a highly interdisciplinary subject, that lets you cross the limits of just one geograpgy specialization. 

You will learn how to speak the language of science, but to also transform it into practical applications that have a direct and lasting impact on improving human lives. The tech, practically-oriented skills you will develop during your studies will help you find innovative solutions to concrete problems while making use of your ingenuity and critical thinking. Learn to fix complex problems with out-of-the-box solutions and a lot of trial and error.

Modern geography tries to tackle pressing challenges that are facing our civilization at the moment such as pollution,  growing population, and decreasing resources.

Programme Structure

courses included:

  • Introduction to Geographic Information Systems and Digital Maps
  • Intermediate Geographic Information Systems
  • Advanced Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
  • Field Studies in Geography
  • World Regional Geography
  • Human Geography
  • The Geography of a Globalizing World
  • Cultural Geography

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
3

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All information is provided as a guide and does not guarantee entry. Admissions decisions are at the discretion of the university.
  • High school diploma, minimum 3.0 GPA and English language requirements in one of the following tests. Additional requirements may apply.

Tuition Fee

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    47510 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 47510 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Hempstead

1300 - 2834 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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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