Geographic Information Systems Technology Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Technology is the art of solving problems and answering questions by creating state-of-the-art maps. With a degree in GIS from Clackamas Community College, you'll be using cutting-edge technology like GPS, drones, GIS software and more to analyze all kinds of geographical data. A growing field with a variety of job opportunities Having the skills to analyze information in this way can lead to a hands-on, family-wage job in a number of fields, including: City planning Project management Wastewater management Renewable energy Engineering Wildfire fighting Telecommunications Insurance Transportation Agriculture Marketing Real estate A great career is a year away If you're computer savvy and a creative-problem solver, a one-year certificate in GIS can help you find a high-demand career with great growth potential. Clackamas Community College also offers dual enrollment with local universities so you can knock out the first two-years of a bachelor's degree in GIS and save thousands of dollars in the process. If you're already working in the field, a certificate from CCC will help you get current in all the latest technology and software, including ArcGIS and Python. For more information about this innovative program, call Carel Kotze at 503-594-3728 or firstname.lastname@example.org.