Undergraduate Certificates in Geographic Information Science

UWF offers an online undergraduate geographic information sciences Certificate. Gain first-hand experience using the most up-to-date tools and techniques available in the field of Geographic Information Systems. We are currently using ESRI's ArcGIS Pro and Python programming language in all of our online programs.

Program Options

We offer 15 online courses covering Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and cutting-edge applications. Our online undergraduate certificate programs are designed for non-degree seeking working professionals who prefer to study part-time and at a distance. We also offer a GIS minor designed for degree-seeking students at the Pensacola campus. 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.


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