Geoinformatics, M.Sc. | The University of Texas at San Antonio | Helotes, United States
12 months
Duration
27310 USD/year
27310 USD/year
9362 USD/year
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About

The Master of Science (M.S.) degree program in Geoinformatics at The University of Texas at San Antonio offers opportunities for advanced study and research designed to prepare students for leading roles in industry, government, research and/or academic institutions.

Overview

Key facts:

  • The educational objective of the Geoinformatics program at The University of Texas at San Antonio is to produce graduates who are capable of applying geospatial science and technology to solve problems in industry or academia as well as assuming a leadership role in their chosen employment field. 
  • This is a multidisciplinary program administered by the Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences. It encompasses faculty and resources from the College of Sciences, College of Liberal and Fine Arts, College of Engineering and Integrated Design, and the College for Health, Community and Policy, as well as individual faculty from other academic departments.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced GIS
  • Programming for Geospatial Application
  • Spatial Techniques in Anthropology
  • Hydrometeorology
  • Database Management Systems

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants are expected to have completed either a bachelor of science degree, with emphases in geological, biological, physical, environmental, or computational sciences, or a bachelor of arts degree, with emphases in geography, social sciences, humanities, or business. Applicant's evaluations will be considered on a case-by-case basis.
  • Five required background classes or equivalents are: Algebra (MAT 1073), Computer Programming (CS 1073), Physics (PHY 1603 or 1943), Statistics (STA 1053), and World Geography (WRG 1023). 
  • A completed a Graduate School application.
  • Official transcripts from all institutions attended. All international transcripts must be recorded in English or officially translated to English.
  • Two Letters of Recommendation are required from person's familiar with the applicant's academic record.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    27310 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27310 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    27310 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27310 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    9362 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9362 USD per year during 12 months.

Funding

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