This track concentrates on the skills, technologies and practices necessary to become a successful creator and analyst in the use of geographic data. With geospatial technology’s ability to be applied in numerous fields and its increasing demand in current and emerging careers within this digital technology era, it is a valuable science to possess within the digital technology era.
General Goals for Learning:
In addition to the general goals given above, students in the geographic information science track will acquire:
A robust knowledge of cutting-edge geospatial technology and efficient use of technology.
Familiarity with contextual applications to help meet increasing workplace demands and foster quality geospatial decision making.