GIS education

GIS Distance Learning – Certificate and Degree Programs

Don't have a school near you offering GIS? If you don't live near a college or university offering GIS coursework,…

December 18, 2016

Ensuring the Future of GIS with Geospatial Education

The U.S. government is helping to guarantee the future of GIS by investing billions of dollars in geospatial education. The…

December 18, 2016

Free eBook: Five Steps to Build Your GIS Career

A new eBook has been released by American Sentinel University entitled, "Five Steps to Build Your GIS Career."  The short…

October 6, 2014

GIS Skills and Landscape Architecture Education

The March 2012 issue of Landscape Architecture Magazine reviewed the current state of GIS education at landscape architecture schools and found that…

July 11, 2013

New Mappings Collaboratory

The Department of Geography at the University of Kentucky recently announced the formation of the New Mappings Collaboratory: "New Maps" draws…

December 22, 2011

Spread the Word: GIS Day (November 16, 2011)

Started in 1999 as a part of Geography Awareness Week, GIS Day is a global event aimed at promoting GIS-based…

July 11, 2013

Esri’s GIS Grants for 4-H Program Now Accepting Applicants

The 2012 GIS Grants for 4-H Program is now open for applications.   4-H programs within the United States and Operation Military Kids…

July 11, 2013

Finding the Right GIS Program

Finding and choosing the right GIS educational program is critical to setting you on the right path towards a GIS…

August 9, 2013

Case Study: Students Using ArcGIS.com to Study Soil Erosion

ESRI Canada has published a case study about the use of ArcGIS.com by Canadian students to learn about their environment.…

July 11, 2013

Online GIS Curriculum Databases

Resources to search worldwide for Universities and other institutes of learning for coursework and certificate programs in GIS. Search by…

May 21, 2014