• Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Technology

    Certificate

    The Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Technology Certificate offers instruction in the fields of geography, cartography, computer-aided drafting (CAD), global positioning systems (GPS), database theory and mathematics. The program also includes instruction in research skills, technical mathematics, computer programming, human relations skills and other field competencies.

    Program Outcomes

    Program outcomes include technician skills necessary for entry into a broad range of positions with city, county and state agencies and engineering firms and utilities that utilize GIS.

    Careers

    Career opportunities may include: GIS technician, mapping technician and survey technician.

    For information contact the Manufacturing Department, 503-594-3318.

    Geographic Information Systems Technician

    • Complete the following requirements.

      • TAKE GEO-100 OR GEO-110.
      GEO-100 Introduction to Physical Geography 
      GEO-110 Cultural & Human Geography 
      GIS-201 Introduction to Geographic Information System 
      GIS-236 Visual Basic Programming for GIS 
      MFG-109 Computer Literacy for Technicians 
      MTH-050 Technical Mathematics I 
      WR-121 English Composition 
    • Complete the following requirements.

      • TAKE 3 CREDITS OF CDT-103.
      CDT-103 Computer-Aided Drafting I 
      GIS-237 Advanced Visual Basic Programming for GIS 
      GIS-281 ArcGIS I 
      GIS-286 Remote Sensing 
      MTH-080 Technical Mathematics II 
    • Complete the following requirements.

      • TAKE 1 CREDIT OF CDT-224.
      CDT-224 Professional Web Design 
      GIS-232 Data Collection & Application 
      GIS-282 ArcGIS II 
      • TAKE 4 CREDITS OF GIS-280.
      GIS-280 GIS/CWE 

    GIS Technical Electives

    • Complete the following requirements.

      • TAKE 4 CREDITS OF TECHNICAL ELECTIVES.
      Drafting
      Geographic Information Systems

    Human Relations Requirement

    • Complete the following requirement.

      • TAKE 3 CREDITS OF HUMAN RELATIONS REQUIREMENT.
      ANT-102 Archaeology & Prehistory 
      ANT-103 Cultural Anthropology 
      BA-285 Human Relations in Business 
      ED-258 Multicultural Education 
      HST-101 History of Western Civilization 
      HST-102 History of Western Civilization 
      HST-103 History of Western Civilization 
      HST-201 History of the United States 
      HST-202 History of the United States 
      HST-203 History of the United States 
      PS-203 U.S. Government: State & Local Institutions 
      PS-205 International Relations 
      PSY-101 Human Relations 
      PSY-110 Psychology: An Overview 
      PSY-200 Psychology As A Natural Science 
      PSY-205 Psychology As a Social Science 
      PSY-214 Introduction to Personality 
      PSY-215 Introduction to Developmental Psychology 
      PSY-219 Introduction to Abnormal Psychology 
      PSY-221 Introduction to Counseling 
      PSY-231 Introduction to Human Sexuality 
      PSY-240 Interpersonal Awareness & Growth 
      SOC-204 Introduction to Sociology 
      SOC-205 Social Stratification & Social Systems 
      SOC-206 Institutions & Social Change 
      SOC-225 Social Problems 
      COMM-100 Basic Speech Communication 
      COMM-105 Listening 
      COMM-112 Persuasive Speaking 
      COMM-126 Communication Between the Sexes 
      COMM-140 Introduction to Intercultural Communication 
      COMM-218 Interpersonal Communication 
      COMM-227 Nonverbal Communication 
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