Graduate Certificates in Geographic Information Science

UWF offers four online Graduate Certificate programs in the geosciences including Geographic Information Science, Archaeology, Geospatial Computing and Cybersecurity. Gain first-hand experience using the most up-to-date tools and techniques available in the field of Geographic Information Systems.

Program Options

In collaboration with Computer Science and Continuing Education departments, we offer 15 online courses covering Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and cutting-edge applications.  Our online graduate certificate programs are designed for post-baccalaureate working professionals who prefer to study part-time and at a distance. We help current and aspiring professionals to become proficient users of geospatial technologies and data. Certificate programs address the growing need for GIS technicians, analysts, and managers in respective fields. Choose a certificate program of interest to learn more.


Here is a Level comparison that may help you decide if a Graduate level Certificate is right for you.

Receiving the certificate brought me a great feeling of accomplishment.   I enjoyed the program so much and learned a ton.   I would definitely recommend it to anybody who wants a rigorous treatment of GIS.

Gail Sease, Certificate Alumni, Summer 2015