Join the growing field of geographic information science by developing professional skills in geospatial science and business management with UWF’s online M.S. in GIS Administration. Through experienced educators who are dedicated to your success, you’ll explore the latest technologies in geographic information science. Our program provides you with the knowledge you need for a career in areas such as environmental resource management, urban and regional planning, emergency response management, consulting and local government.
Students pursuing our online GIS administration degree benefit from our program’s affordability and convenience. Our online GIS program offers remote desktop technology, allowing you to access state-of-the-art GIS software at any time and from any computer through a pre-configured virtual machine. You’ll have access to the latest versions of Esri ArcGIS Pro, Adobe Illustrator, PostgreSQL/PostGIS, Leaflet and Erdas Imagine.
Business Information Systems, Geographical Information Systems (GIS) Geomatics
3 years | Full time
The online geographic information science administration program covers topics such as:
Our online GIS degree program also requires the completion of a capstone course, in which you will gain real-world experience as you develop and research a project using spatial data for GIS data analysis.
In addition, our program is affiliated with Professional Science Master’s. Created in partnership with the industry, PSM guarantees that students gain real-world experiences and skills.
Only one is required
To be considered for admission into UWF’s online GIS program, you must have earned an undergraduate degree from an accredited institution, with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.