Geographic Information Systems, Undergraduate Certificate

Requirements for Students Matriculating in or before Academic Year 2021-2022. Learn more about University Academic Regulation 3.1.

Total Hours: 15

•A bachelor’s degree from OSU or another accredited college or university is required for completion of this certificate.

Complete at least 9 hours at Oklahoma State University. Up to 6 hours can be substituted for equivalent courses taken at other universities.

Courses from other OSU programs that contain at least 50% of geospatial technology in the course content may be considered as alternatives for elective courses. Consult with program coordinator for qualified alternatives.

A minimum 3.00 GPA is required for all courses taken for the certificate program.

Certificate Requirements
Core Courses: Select three courses from:9
Fundamentals of Geographic Information Systems
Geographic Information Systems: Resource Management Applications
Geographic Information Systems: Socioeconomic Applications
Advanced Geographic Information Systems: Resource Management Applications
Advanced Geographic Information Systems: Socioeconomic Applications
Spatial Analysis/GIS Programming: Select one course3
Spatial Analysis (A)
Introduction to GIS Programming
Geographic Analysis I
Spatial Data Collection, Management, & Representation: Select one course3
Geospatial Applications for Unmanned Aerial Systems
Applications of the Global Positioning System in Field Research
Field Techniques and Geodata Collection
Mapping in Modern Society
Remote Sensing
Total Hours15