by | Dec 11, 2011

George Mason University

4400 University Drive

Fairfax, VA 22030


With expertise in geoinformatics, remote sensing, GIS and geospatial intelligence, the Department of Geography and GeoInformation Science at George Mason University is the premier department in this field in the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area as well as a nationwide academic leader. Degree offerings range from B.Sc. to graduate certificates, M.Sc. and PhD.


Northeastern University

College of Professional Studies

360 Huntington Ave.

50 Nightingale Hall

Boston, MA 02115


Increased interest in geographic information and its applications is fueling demand for surveyors, cartographers, photogrammetrists, and mapping technicians. In response to this increased demand, Northeastern University's College of Professional Studies has developed the Master of Professional Studies in Geographic Information Technology (GIT).


The Pennsylvania State University

Geospatial Portfolio

128 Outreach Building

University Park, PA 16802


Penn State’s GIS program has been a leader in online education since 1998. Our program gives you the freedom to customize a curriculum that targets your career aspirations. You’ll work directly with faculty from the day you’re accepted into the program through the day you graduate, so you can benefit the most from your online education.


U.S. Geospatial Intelligence Foundation (USGIF)

2325 Dulles Corner Boulevard, Suite 450

Herndon, VA 20171


USGIF's purpose is to promote the geospatial intelligence tradecraft and to develop a stronger community of interest among government, industry, academia, professional organizations and individuals who share a mission focused around the development and application of geospatial intelligence to address national security objectives.


University of Arkansas

Center for Advanced Spatial Technologies


University of Arkansas

Fayetteville, AR 72701


The Center for Advanced Spatial Technologies (CAST) is dedicated to research and applications in geospatial analysis and modeling, enterprise spatial databases, remote sensing, digital photogrammetry and geospatial interoperability. CAST has been selected as a Center of Excellence by Intergraph, Oracle, Trimble Navigation, Sun Microsystems, Skyline Software, Definiens Imaging, Safe Software, PCI Geomatics, IONIC Software and eSpatial Systems.


University of Illinois Springfield

One University Plaza

Springfield, IL 62703-5407


Whether you're looking for a single course in GIS or remote sensing, a graduate certificate in GIS or a graduate degree in environmental studies, the University of Illinois at Springfield can fill your needs”either on our campus or at your home with our online courses.


University of Redlands

Master of Science in GIS Program

1200 E. Colton Ave.

Redlands, CA 92373-0999


The University of Redlands' Master of Science in GIS Program is designed for an audience of professionals seeking to improve their knowledge of the analysis and management of geographic information. This one-year, full-time, residential program is in America's GIS heartland: Redlands, Calif., home of Esri. This intensive, international learning environment ensures a global context of relevance to students.


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