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  • The GIS program at Harper College will give you hands-on experience with the latest GIS technology and techniques. You will work with GPS technology and data visualization software and learn how use location information to increase performance, revenue, efficiency, and tell compelling digital stories with interactive maps. Careers in GIS include GIS analyst, marketing data analyst,GIS technician,geospatial information scientist, or remote sensing technician.
  • GIS Certificate Courses:

    Required (15 hours):
    GEG 150. GIS and Mapping Principles. 3 credit hours.
    GEG 151. Geographic Information Systems I. 3 credit hours.
    GEG 152. Geographic Information Systems II. 3 credit hours.
    GEG 153. Applications for GIS. 3 credit hours.
    GEG 154. Introduction to Remote Sensing. 3 credit hours.

    Electives (3 hours):
    GEG 100. GIS and Mapping Principles. 3 credit hours.
    GEG 101. Geographic Information Systems I. 3 credit hours.
    GEG 103. Geographic Information Systems II. 3 credit hours.
    GEG 111. Applications for GIS. 3 credit hours.
    CIS 106. Computer Logic and Programming Technology. 3 credit hours.

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