Geographic Information Systems
Career Studies Certificate (C.S.C.)
To provide an introduction to the concepts of Geographic Information Systems (GIS), Global Positioning Systems (GPS) and remote sensing components of Geospatial Technology. The curriculum provides applications of the technology to site development, business and security.
Program Requirements and Special Conditions
Students must meet JTCC admission requirements.
|1st Semester||Credits||Standard Course Options|
|GIS 101 Introduction to Geospacial Technology||3|
|CIV 171 Surveying I||3|
|CAD 201 Computer Aided Drafting and Design||3|
|2nd Semester||Credits||Standard Course Options|
|Technical Electives||9||See Note 1.|
|Total Credits For Program||18|
Notes and Additional Curriculum Options
- Recommended technical elective courses: GIS elective, ARC 221, CAD 202. Students should consult with their faculty advisor to determine the appropriate technical electives.
For additional information on this program, please contact the Division of Engineering, Business and Public Services: 804-706-5121 (Chester) or 804-594-1480 (Midlothian).