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Geographic Information Science

University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign

12 months
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26494 USD/year
26494 USD/year
15700 USD/year
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About

At University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, we utilize cutting-edge geospatial technologies to market and provide real-time information to consumers and businesses with a Master’s degree in Geographic Information Science.

Overview

Geospatial technologies, ranging from GPS-enabled devices and satellite remote sensing to combining data sets into a visual representation, are an integral part of our interconnected world and can be applied in a wide range of industries including agriculture, healthcare, energy, and transportation.

Key Features 

  • At University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, you will build flexible, cross-disciplinary expertise around a strong GIS core, drawing upon the University of Illinois’s renowned strengths in Geographic Information Science, informatics, computer science, and related fields.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • High-Performance Geospatial Computing
  • Geospatial Visualization and Visual Analytics 
  • Geospatial Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning 
  • Spatial Epidemiology
  • Advanced Spatial Analysis 
  • Advanced Studies in Geography 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

32 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited U.S. institution or a comparable degree from a recognized institution abroad
  • Grade point average of 3.0 or higher (4.0 scale) for the last 60 hours of undergraduate work and for any graduate work
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) score of 79 or higher (internet-based test) OR International English Language Testing System (IELTS) score or 7.0 or higher for applicants whose native language is not English
  • Three (3) letters of recommendation
  • Personal Statement 

Tuition Fee

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    26494 USD/year
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  • National

    26494 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 26494 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    15700 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 15700 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Urbana

1100 - 1500 USD /month
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