This forward-looking program is developing the next generation of GIS professionals: those that have a fundamental understanding of the importance of geography as well as an advanced knowledge of the technologies involved in the end-to-end development of advanced Geographic Information Systems .
The two-year Geographic Information Systems program at University of Maryland Baltimore County provides students with the knowledge, tools and techniques of database management, application development, and analytical assessment to appropriately address GIS requirements and answer spatial questions. Upon completing the program, students will be able to demonstrate technical leadership in planning, implementing, and managing the enterprise GIS.
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- Advanced Seminar in GIS
- Spatial Database and System Design
- Geoprocessing and Spatial Analysis
- GIS Application Development
- Project Management of the Enterprise GIS
- Professional Seminar on the Geospatial Technologies
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- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApplication deadline not specified.
DisciplinesGeographical Information Systems (GIS) View 120 other Masters in Geographical Information Systems (GIS) in United States
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- B.A. or B.S. in Geography, Computer Science or Information Systems or a bachelor’s degree in a related field with GIS-related work experience.
- Working knowledge of Geographic Information Systems.
- Minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale (Students with a GPA less than 3.0 may be admitted to the MPS program provisionally or to the Graduate Certificate program.)
- GRE is not required.
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International33960 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1132 USD per credit during 24 months.
National33960 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1132 USD per credit during 24 months.
In-State19770 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 659 USD per credit during 24 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.