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About

The University of Arizona will help international students like you stay on track toward an U.S. degree, wherever you are in the world. Gain professional experience with a Geographic Information Systems Technology degree that prepares you for high-tech careers in government, business and non-profit organizations.

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Overview

Education

This bachelor’s Geographic Information Systems Technology degree at The University of Arizona , offered by one of the top 10 geography schools in the nation, gives you the tools to map your own path. Geographic Information Systems Technology (GIST) is on the rise in every industry, so you’ll have career options ranging from app developer to volcanologist.

Arizona’s program stands out from the pack via expert faculty who balance GIST fundamentals with key growth areas, allowing students to gain the experience needed to enter the high-tech workforce. 

This is achieved by emphasizing cutting-edge coursework in cartography, geo-visualization, web and mobile applications, and open source programming, all of which give you an edge over the competition. We also offer a strong remote sensing science component developed by top research faculty.

Programme Structure

  • This undergraduate program focuses on professional GIS and applied GIS, which are vital for students looking to obtain a job right out of college. 
  • You’ll complete applied, project-based coursework and a senior capstone project tailored to you and the professional skills you want to build for your career. 
  • Arizona’s GIST programs are based on the U.S. Department of Labor’s Geospatial Technology Competency Model, meaning you’ll have a clear path to your career as soon as you graduate.

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete the online application
  • Upload legible PDF versions of unofficial transcript(s)
  • Submit proof English proficiency (if required)
  • Pay the $85 application fee after submitting the application

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15000 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    15000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15000 USD per year during 48 months.

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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