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Geographic Information Systems Technology (online)

Degree or Minor: 
Undergraduate Degree
UA College: 
Social & Behavioral Sciences
Degree Type: 
Bachelor of Science
Degree/Minor Description: 

Students will learn to apply geographic information systems technology (GIST) principles and engage with cartographic design, computer programming, remote sensing techniques, spatial analysis and modeling, web and mobile development, and Esri’s latest software. The UA is dedicated to offering the highest-quality GIST programs available, and this online bachelor's program prepares students to find jobs in what the U.S. Department of Labor calls a high-growth industry related to science, technology, engineering and math.

Research Themes: 
Land use change
Land use change
Landscape studies