GIST Minor

Requirements for a Minor in Geographic Information Science & Technology:

 

A minimum of 22 hours of Geographic Information Technology related classes. The student must take all three core classes (GIT 460, GIT 461 or 462, and CIS 110) and three additional electives from the following: GEO 331, GEO 332 or MET 370, GY 301, GIT 442, GIT 461, GIT 462, and other GIT electives. 



GIST Minor Required Courses:
Class Number Course Description Sem. Hours
CIS 110 Introduction to Computer Science
(Programming in Python)
3
*GIT 460 Introduction to GIST 4
 
*GIT 461 Applications in GIST: Environment 4
OR
*GIT 462 Applications in GIST: Business & Social Sciences 4



GIST Minor Elective Courses:
Must complete at least three, cannot repeat any required course
Class Number Course Description Sem. Hours
GY 301 Geomorphology (GPS & total station applications) 3
*GEO 331 Computer Graphs and Maps 4
*GEO 332 Remote Sensing I 4
OR
MET 370 Satellite Meteorology 3
*GIT 442 Remote Sensing II 4
*GIT 462 Applications in GIST: Business & Social Sciences 4
*GIT 461 Applications in GIST: Environment 4
GIT 494 Special Projects in GIT 3
GIT 496 Internship in GIT 3
GIT 490 Web Mapping & Server Management 3
* Courses currently required for the GIS Certificate