Geospatial Services, Master | Part time online | Northeastern University | United States
12 months
Duration
36800 USD/year
36800 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Geospatial Services program at Northeastern University enables students to acquire practical skills and theoretical essentials to lead with geographical (xyzt) data in the public and private sector.

Overview

Program Description

The Geospatial Services program at Northeastern University adapts to newly emerging technologies necessary to handle ever-increasing amounts of data, placing students at the leading edge of geospatial science.

Experiential learning integration, using hands-on applications, challenges and encourages students to move out of their comfort zones to become independent scholars and well-informed citizens within a world driven by constant change.

Analysis of geospatial data accelerates innovative analysis and provides solutions to problems in multiple sectors such as:
  • GeoIntelligence and situational awareness
  • Catastrophe risk modeling for the insurance industry
  • Precision agriculture and boosting food production
  • Surveying (via drone collection)
  • Industrial asset inventory.
Northeastern’s Geospatial Services program is a member of the USGIF.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Geographic Information Science
  • Advanced Spatial Analysis
  • Remote Sensing
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Information Technology Policy, Ethics, and Social Responsibility
  • Use and Applications of Free and Open-Source GIS Desktop Software

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Credits

45 SCH

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online application
  • Statement of purpose (500–1000 words): Identify your educational goals and expectations of the program. Please be aware that Northeastern University's academic policy on plagiarism applies to your statement of purpose.
  • Professional resumé
  • Unofficial undergraduate transcripts; official transcripts required at the time of admission
  • Two letters of recommendation from individuals who have either academic or professional knowledge of your capabilities such as a faculty member, colleague, or mentor, preferably one from your current employer
  • English language proficiency proof.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    36800 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 36800 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    36800 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 36800 USD for the full programme during 12 months.

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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