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M.Sc. On Campus

Geography - Geographic Information Science

The University of Alabama

24 months
Duration
30250 USD/year
30250 USD/year
10780 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

Our Geography - Geographic Information Science program at The University of Alabama, using geographic information techniques includes the use of spatial modeling, remote sensing, geographic information science (GIS), and computer cartography.

Overview

Key Features

Recent projects in the Geography - Geographic Information Science program at The University of Alabama have included remote sensing of water quality, the modeling of nutrient dynamics using GIS, accessibility and transportation, and the development of a number of atlases for Alabama.

Students enrolled in our graduate program can also choose to concentrate in GIS. The concentration requires 12 hours of coursework from a list of designated courses. This area of concentration covers spatial modeling, remote sensing, GIS, and computer cartography.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Research Methods and Traditions
  • Quantitative Methods
  • Introduction to Geographic Information Systems
  • Remote Sensing
  • Advanced Geographic Information Systems
  • Application Issues in GIS
  • Cartography Practicum
  • Cartography Internship
  • GIS Practicum
  • GIS Internship

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An online application form
  • Application fee payment
  • Statement of purpose
  • Unofficial admission scores (GRE, GMAT, MAT or MCAT; if required by the department)
  • Unofficial transcripts
  • Letters of recommendation
  • Language scores (non-native English speakers)

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    30250 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15125 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    30250 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15125 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • In-State

    10780 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5390 USD per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Tuscaloosa

850 - 1300 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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