12 months
Duration
1188 USD/credit 28512 USD/year
1188 USD/credit 28512 USD/year
516 USD/credit 12384 USD/year
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About

The Certificate in Geographic Information Science at University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC) is designed for students who want to supplement their major with an additional certification recognizing their proficiency in GIS, Remote Sensing and Cartographic techniques.

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

Opportunities 

Students in the Certificate in Geographic Information Science at the University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC) should consult with an academic advisor to effectively complete the certificate requirements

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Exploring the Environment: A Geo-Spatial Perspective
  • Remote Sensing
  • Advanced Applications in Geographic Information Systems
  • Spatial Data Analysis and GIS Applications

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

24 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • If you have or are currently earning your high school/secondary school diploma or equivalent but have not earned college credits at the university level AFTER earning your diploma, you should apply to UMBC as a first-year student.
    • We weigh a number of factors in making admission decisions. In addition to grade point average and standardized test scores, the strength of your curriculum, class rank, and other achievements as well as your essay will be considered. We expect applicants to have completed a strong college preparatory program of study from an accredited high school/secondary school.
    • If you have attended a postsecondary institution, such as a college or university, outside the United States, submit course by course credentials evaluated through one of the following evaluation services. 
    • Documents in languages other than English must be accompanied by a certified English translation.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    28512 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1188 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    28512 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1188 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    12384 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 516 USD per credit during 12 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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