GIS Technician (Geographic Information Systems)
Curriculum code 1373
Geographic information systems
integrate computer software and hardware to collect, organize, analyze, and
present geographically referenced data. GIS systems extend into many different
fields and are prevalent in both local and federal government agencies, at home
and abroad. The application of GIS can be found in areas as diverse as disease
control, economics, marketing, environmental study, utility management, and
crime control and prevention. This short-term certificate is associated to the
GIS Specialist and GIS Professional certificates, and the Geographic Information
System AAS degree.
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