A minimum of 30 graduate credit hours (5000 level or higher) are required to complete the program, in 12 months full-time or longer if part-time. Classes on GIS, remote sensing, and geo-statistical analysis using market-leading software in two purpose-built computer labs, along with a capstone internship to gain valuable real-life experience with organizations using GIS.
Students must attain at least a B in required classes, and B- in electives. See list of courses currently available below.
GIS5101/GIS5101L – Introductory GIS & Lab (3/1) (Fall/Spring)
GIS5034/GIS5034L – Introductory Remote Sensing (3/1) (Fall)
GIS5106 – Advanced GIScience (3) (Spring)
GIS5950 – GIScience Capstone (6) (Summer)
Elective courses are offered on a rotating basis, not all electives will be offered within a 1-year cycle.
GIS5318 – Climate Change & Ecosystems (3)
GIS5103 – GIS Programming (3)
GIS5112 – GIS Databases (3)
GIS5331 – Florida GIS Applications (3)
GIS5305 – GIS Environmental Analysis (3)
GIS5934 – Special Topics: GIS Water Resources (3)
GIS5934 – Special Topics: Urban Climate & GIS (3)