The Geospatial Data Science Certificate from Temple University is designed for data science professionals seeking to enhance their geospatial analysis skills and for current graduate students in public health, sociology and environmental science programs. It can also serve as a gateway to the Geospatial Data Science Professional Science Master’s.
Drawing on computer science, engineering, math, spatial science and statistics, the certificate’s coursework explores geographic analysis, solutions that help advance science and society, and solutions to location-based problems. You’ll study big data handling, data mining, geospatial analytics and machine learning, as well as core data science competencies and industry-standard tools.
Geospatial data science is an emerging field. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts faster-than-average job growth for cartographers and photogrammetrists—both careers that leverage geospatial data science. Graduates are prepared for jobs in technology-based sectors, government and nonprofit organizations. They are prepared to pursue careers in the following areas.
- Climate adaptation
- Human security
- Advanced Remote Sensing,
- Applied Machine Learning for Spatial Data Students,
- GIS Application Development,
- Remote Sensing and
- Spatial Database Design.
- 24 months
- 48 months
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DisciplinesGeography Data Science & Big Data View 320 other Masters in Geography in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
There is no formal application process for the Geology Graduate Degree.
International7974 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1329 USD per credit during 24 months.
National7974 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1329 USD per credit during 24 months.
In-State5796 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 966 USD per credit during 24 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.