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Undergraduate and Graduate Certificates


The Department of Environmental, Earth and Geospatial Sciences offers Geospatial (GEOINT) Certificates at the Undergraduate and Graduate levels. The GEOINT Certificates are accredited by the United States Geospatial Intelligence Foundation (USGIF). Students pursuing degrees in any major or discipline can add this accredited certificate to their degree plan. For additional information and how to enroll, please contact Dr. Rakesh Malhotra, Coordinator for the GEOINT Certificate Programs at (919-530-7126) or rmalhotra@nccu.edu

Undergraduate GEOINT Certificate (21 Credit Hours):

Course Title Credits
GEOG 3430 Principles of Remote Sensing 3
GEOG 3435 Geographic Information Systems 3
GEOG 4010 Applied GIS 3
GEOG 4130 Geospatial Statistics 3
GEOG 4320 GIS Programming 3
GEOG 4950 Field Mapping 3
ENSC 4800 Introduction to Research (GEOINT Capstone) 3


Graduate GEOINT Certificate (18 Credit Hours):

Course Title Credits
EASC 5120 Digital Geographic Information Systems 3
EASC 5125 Raster GIS 3
EASC 5130 Applied Geospatial Statistics for Earth Sciences 3
EASC 5320 Programming and Logic for Geosciences 3
EASC 5050 Field Mapping 3
EASC 5800 Internship / Project 3
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