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Earn an Advanced Degree in Geographic Information Systems

Earn a Johns Hopkins master’s degree or graduate certificate in a convenient part-time format.

Geographic Information Systems (GIS) represent a technological breakthrough in organizing and displaying spatial information to promote better decision-making by scientists, public officials, and communities facing increasingly complex demands upon their available resources. The Masters and certificate programs in GIS are designed for students looking to enter this lucrative and exciting field. Earn a master’s degree or graduate certificate with the prestige of Johns Hopkins University and the flexibility of AAP’s online options.

Programs available on-campus and online.

  • Master of Science in Geographic Information Systems
    The Masters in Geographic Information Systems offers students a scientific foundation in the fascinating fields of spatial data modeling, spatial data analysis, geo-visualization, and enterprise GIS architecture. It is geared to part-time professionals and focuses on the principal avenues of employment within the next generation of geospatial design, development, and analysis.
  • Post Bachelor's Certificate in Geographic Information Systems
    The GIS graduate certificate program takes a highly innovative and unique approach to GIS education, teaching students the latest trends in spatial data processing, analysis, and visualization using a multimedia delivery scheme. It provides invaluable experience in GIS Web-based application development in a cloud-computing environment, furthering understanding of software design, software lifecycle management, database security, and Web architecture.

Join Other Original Thinkers from All Over the Globe - On Your Schedule

At AAP, our students are adults like you, interested in earning a valuable education at the graduate level, but doing so in a flexible environment that enables them to continue their professional and personal lives. Together with other original thinkers from all over the globe, and with world-class professors at the forefront of their fields, you’ll be challenged not only to learn, but also to advance learning itself.


State-specific Information for Online Programs

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