Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Remote Sensing (Faculty of Arts)


Geographic Information Systems (GIS) store, analyze and visualize data of geographic positions on the Earth's surface.  

The Minor concentration in Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Remote Sensing allows you to develop technical and analytic skills in geospatial analysis. You can complement and expand your studies in geography, the environment, and computer science. 


By completing a Minor in GIS, students will grasp the necessary skills in geospatial analysis for a variety of career opportunities, including: 

  • Climate Scientist 
  • GIS Manager 
  • Conservationist 
  • App Developer 

Possible Minors

Minors are a great way to customize your academic experience. Many students use minors to pursue interests outside their major, while others choose minors to complement their degree.

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Ready to apply?

For this program, you'll need to apply to the Faculty of Arts.

See the full eligibility information for more information about deadlines and required documents for your application. 

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