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MS in GIS Administration Capstone Presentation

Stuart Fricke

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UWF Earth and Environmental Sciences Department is pleased to host MS GIS Administration student, Stuart Fricke, out of Pasco, Washington, who is defending his final GIS capstone project presentation completed for his company White Shield, Inc. Join us on Wednesday, April 26 from 3-4 PM, to learn how he converted 35 years worth of existing surveying and engineering customer data to a spatial database and created a web map interface for his staff to easily update and query data.

You are invited to attend in-person (UWF Pensacola Campus Building 13 Rm. 221), or online via Blackboard Collaborate!…/BE6F03C87E98EDEE0FE6D0D43E8B6C3B

We hope to see you there!

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At the University of West Florida, we offer undergraduate and graduate coursework that contribute to GIS Certificates and Minors. We also offer wholly online GIS Certificates at the undergraduate and graduate level, as well as online training academies, face-to-face workshops at the UWF GeoData Center, and even a free MOOC (Massive Online Open Course) introduction to GIS. In all these mechanisms, we provide a foundation of GIS content and mentor applications of these techniques to ensure you have the tools to obtain or enhance your geospatial career.

The home of GIS at UWF is the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, where our GeoData Center provides face-to-face instruction for students and all necessary support for geospatial research by students, faculty, and our regional partners. Our Online Certificate program provides all-online instruction that leads to undergraduate and graduate GIS certificates, with options in the realms of Archaeology, and Cybsersecurity. Together, we provide a Master's degree recognized as a Professional Science Master's degree in GIS Administration.

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