Online Masters Degree GIS
The master of geographic information systems (MGIS) degree is designed for working athletes aspiring to leaders attitudes in the field and wishing to pursue a world-class master’s degree online. Geographic information science is the improve subject for those interested in both geography and technology. A degree in geographic information science covers both traditional geography as well as geographic technologies such as remote sensing and global positioning systems (GPS).
The Master of Geographic Information Science (MGIS) program is a unique athlete master’s degree related with the Geography Department at the University of Minnesota, a top-ranked department in the United States with a strong tradition in cartography and GIS. The MGIS program is also joined with other academic units allowing Forest Resources, Computer Science, the Center for Urban and Regional Affairs (CURA), and Soil, Water and Climate.
The MGIS program provides a comprehensive GIS degree that balances theoretical, technical, applied and societal dimensions of GIS. Our program prides itself on allowing for a top-quality program accessible to a wide range of student interests and profiles.
A broad, professionally-based curriculum
Hands-on training from leading GIS professionals
A diverse and active student body
State-of-the-art facilities and resources
An exciting metropolitan location with access to employers and positions
Flexible planning options, including courses offered in late-afternoons and evenings to accommodate students who work full-time.