UMBC GIS Graduate Programs Information Session
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If you’re trying to decide whether UMBC’s graduate programs in Geographic Information Systems is right for you, join us for an informative Information Session to learn more. You’ll have the opportunity to meet with faculty and staff, explore our Master's and Certificate tracks, and gain valuable information on the program.
Whether you are just beginning your career or want to move into a management role, our highly applicable program will equip you with the skills you need for success. Our unique program focuses on the computer science and information systems aspects of GIS, which provides advanced training for professionals who want to work in the geospatial technology industry. You’ll learn foundational GIS principles from industry experts while gaining the technical, leadership, and managerial skills that employers are looking for.
The GIS program at UMBC provides hands-on experience with database management tools and techniques, analytical assessment, and application development to provide a well-rounded base of knowledge that is highly applicable to fields such as public health, urban planning, landscape architecture, environmental science, archeology, civil engineering, and more.