Testimonials

Former students who completed undergraduate majors and master’s in GIScience…

Allison Jirout_MS

“My degree helped me to work in some pretty amazing places! I get to go out by helicopter or airboat and collect data in Everglades National Park and Big Cypress National Preserve as we monitor long term restoration efforts”
-Alison Jirout (BS Environmental Studies 2014, MS GIScience 2015) GIS Specialist at Florida International University

“Earning my MSGIS degree from FSU was a rewarding experience, personally and professionally. Not only did I make friends and networks, but my degree has provided the foundation from which to develop new skills and has made me competitive with other applicants in the Pacific Northwest region”
-Sean Shortes (BS Environmental Studies 2014, MS GIScience 2016) GIS facilities, City of Wilsonville, Oregon

“My education from FSU provided me with a strong foundation in Geography and GIS that helped me in my professional career in mapping, which has ranged from elections GIS to transportation GIS”
-Josh Freeland (BS Geography 2010, MS GIScience 2013) GIS Specialist, AECOM, Florida’s Turnpike Enterprise, Orlando

Alex Baker_GIS2

“The application of GIS is limited only by the imagination of those who use it. FSU GIS opened my eyes to the immense power of using spatial data driven applications”
-Alex Baker (BS Environmental Studies 2008, MS GIScience 2010) GIS Support Specialist, Palm Beach County Water Utilities