12 months
Duration
38466 USD/year
38466 USD/year
17154 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

Geographic information systems (GIS) and geoinformatics is crucial to developing the technology, policies, standards, human resources and related activities necessary to maintain and preserve spatial data. Join the GIS and Geoinformatics course at Colorado School of Mines. The program offers a graduate certificate and professional master’s non-thesis.

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Overview

Using an interdisciplinary teaching model, Mines’ GIS and Geoinformatics graduate program gives graduate students hands-on experience in geospatial training and advanced application and quantitative analysis of GIs and remote sensing. 

Graduates in this GIS and Geoinformatics program at Colorado School of Mines   will enhance their skills, stay ahead of the technology curve and advance their careers to become top-notch professionals and leaders in their field.

The program offers a graduate certificate and professional master’s non-thesis.

Career Types

  • Geographer
  • Cartographer/Photogrammetrist
  • Urban/Regional planner
  • Surveyor
  • GIS analyst
  • GIS software engineer
  • Geomatics software engineer

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Digital Terrain Analysis
  • Geological Data Analysis
  • Python Scripting for Geographic Information Systems
  • Applied Remote Sensing for Geoengineering and Geosciences
  • Advanced Geographic Information Systems
  • Watershed Systems Modeling

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Other requirements

General requirements

Graduate Certificate

  • Bachelor’s Degree  
  • Resume or Curriculum Vitae (CV) 
  • Statement of Purpose: Not Required. Suggested if GPA is less than 3.0/4.0
  • Transcript(s): Required. Must be submitted for all schools attended (unofficial transcripts accepted for admissions review and must show successful completion of any required prerequisite course(s).
Master’s Non-Thesis
  • Bachelor’s Degree 
  • Letters of Recommendation: Required – two letters. Only one letter of recommendation is required for current Mines students or Mines alumni.
  • Resume or Curriculum Vitae (CV) 
  • Statement of Purpose 
  • Transcript(s): Required. Must be submitted for all schools attended (unofficial transcripts accepted for admissions review and must show successful completion of any required prerequisite course(s).

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    38466 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 38466 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    38466 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 38466 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • In-State

    17154 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17154 USD for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Golden

950 - 1350 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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