Geographic Information Science (GIS) Minor
The geographic information science (GIS) minor provides practical and in-demand geospatial technology skills that will be useful to students in many major areas.
The minor focuses on cutting-edge technologies and practices that are necessary to create and analyze geographic data for decision-making.
GIS skills are valuable in career fields as varied as fish and wildlife biology, archeology, agricultural engineering, transportation, and city planning.
High School Preparation
Students wishing to pursue the GIS minor will benefit from prior exposure to geography, mathematics, statistics, business, and computer science.