M.Sc. On Campus

Geospatial Technology for Geodesign

Thomas Jefferson University

18 months
1399 USD/credit 33576 USD/year
1399 USD/credit 33576 USD/year
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The M.S. in Geospatial Technology for Geodesign at Thomas Jefferson University leverages GIS and advanced geospatial technologies in identifying and finding innovative solutions to urban design and urban planning problems. 


The MS in Geospatial Technology for Geodesign at Thomas Jefferson University is a 36-credit post professional degree open to those interested in GIS and the allied design disciplines: architecture, landscape architecture, planning and engineering, as well as students with backgrounds or interest in GIS. 

Key Features 

  • Classes are offered on a full-time or part-time basis and are held in the evenings and Saturdays in order to meet the needs of our professional students.

Programme Structure

Courses Include:

  • 3D Modeling for Geodesign
  • Advanced GIS for Landscape Analysis
  • Internet GIS Technology for Design and Development
  • Information Modeling
  • Explorations in Geodesign
  • Advanced GIS for Urban Planning and Development

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines




36 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Transcripts: Submit official undergraduate and graduate transcripts from all regionally accredited institutions you have attended and/or from which you earned credit. Official transcripts can be sent electronically by the institution to or mailed to the address above.
  • Personal Statement: Submit a statement of purpose outlining your interest in the program, how the course of study relates to your desired career path, and your academic and job-related experiences that are relevant to the program.
  • Letters of Recommendation: Submit two letters of reference that provide insight into your academic competence. References from college or university faculty members are recommended. You may request recommendations through your MyJefferson account.
  • Résumé: A current professional résumé is required.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    33576 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1399 USD per credit during 18 months.
  • National

    33576 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1399 USD per credit during 18 months.

Living costs for Philadelphia

1313 - 2284 USD /month
Living costs

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


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