Northeastern's Master of Professional Studies in Geographic Information Technology is designed for working professionals who want to leverage their technical expertise to attain a leadership position within their respective institutions. The curriculum offers an integrated set of core courses that includes both a broad exposure to technical knowledge and the application of geographic information systems and the organizational and managerial context of geospatial information and technology.What differentiates Northeastern's Master of Professional Studies in Geographic Information Technology degree program from similar programs is its emphasis on not only hands-on GIS training, but also formal education in the areas of project management, system implementation, and database design, development, and implementation. These skills are critical for students who are preparing for a career in Geographic Information Systems, or who are looking to apply GIS competently and effectively in their current careers.
Northeastern University is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education; The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).
Cost : $19,560.00
Credits : 40