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M.Sc. On Campus

Geospatial Technologies

University of Washington

12 months
Duration
20230 USD/year
20230 USD/year
11704 USD/year
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About

The School of Urban Studies at University of Washington Tacoma offers a Master of Science in Geospatial Technologies degree. Admission is open during autumn quarter only and will be comprised of a 20 student cohort.  

Overview

Key facts

The Geospatial Technologies degree from University of Washington will provide advanced training in GIS, training students to use and apply geospatial hardware, software, and data in urban and environmental planning scenarios.  It will also prepare students to become leaders in the management and utilization of geospatial technologies within the job market -- public, private, and not-for-profit sectors.  It will also offer training in the development and deployment of location-based mobile applications and management of web-based geospatial data. This program will maintain a theoretical/critical focus on the application of these technologies to urban and environmental problem solving. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Geospatial Technology
  • Web-Based GIS 
  • GIS Customization and Automation
  • Mobile Geospatial Application Development 
  • Practicum: Planning and Design 
  • Cartography & Data Visualization
  • Environmental Planning Applications 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
120

Credits

40 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
120

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Hold the minimum equivalent of a four-year baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited college or university in the U.S.1 or its equivalent from a foreign institution2 or a Bologna bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 180 European Credit Transfer System (ECTS) credits.
  • All students confirming enrollment must provide an official (sealed) transcript and degree statement (with date of award & title of degree awarded) for verification to Graduate Enrollment Management Services (GEMS). 
  • Have earned at least a 3.0 grade-point-average (on a 4 point scale) from a regionally accredited college or university in the U.S.1 or its equivalent from a foreign institution

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20230 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10115 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    20230 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10115 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    11704 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5852 USD per semester during 12 months.

7 - 18 credits

Living costs for Tacoma

1000 - 1580 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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