Degree Requirements

MS in Environmental Science and Policy:

Five core courses (no ESP concentration) or four core courses plus an Independent Research Project (ESP with concentration)

Five elective courses to include both:

  • 430.601 Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
  • 430.602 Remote Sensing: Earth Observing Systems and Applications

Certificate in Geographic Information Systems:

Any three of the following:

  • 430.600 Web Mapping
  • 430.603 Geospatial Data Modeling
  • 430.604 Spatial Analysis with GIS
  • 430.605 Development and Management of GIS Projects

Substitution with other GIS courses allowed with permission of instructor.