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Arizona State University, USA, Tempe

Applied Geospatial Sciences (Geospatial Technologies - Professional Science), M.Sc.

  • Applied Geospatial Sciences (Geospatial Technologies - Professional Science), M.Sc.
  • Full-time
  • Duration : 2 years

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AUD 23,668

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Course Highlights

This academic plan is designed for students who want to pursue a career in managing land, community, and environmental spatial systems, including geographic information systems (GIS), geodesign, community planning and development, and recreation. The degree requires a research thesis or applied practicum project overseen by an advising committee.

Career Opportunities

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Course Overview

What Can I Do with a Master of Science in Applied Geospatial Sciences The MS in Applied Geospatial Sciences at Northern Arizona University can help you can find a lifetime of intellectual adventure in research and teaching, or in a career in the private or public sectors. Here, you can delve deeper into specialized areas related to community and sustainable planning, GIS data analysis and mapping, area and regional studies, and focused education in geospatial technologies, geographic research, and applied community development. Flagstaff 's own physical and cultural geography related to its location on the diverse Colorado Plateau, coupled with its mix of ethnic roots (Native American, Latino, and western European), make this mountain town a perfect geography classroom. With further education, one of these paths is possible: Community college instructor Community developer Cultural geographer Land manager


Programme Structure Courses include: Geographic Thought and Method Professional Development Seminar Foundations I: Map Design and GIS Foundations II: Spatial Analysis and GIS Applications Programming for GIS Enterprise Geodatabases Professional Practicum Experience Thesis



Academic Entry Requirement

You need the following GPA score: Required score: 3 Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor's degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale). Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F). Admission requirements NAU Graduate Online application required for all programs. Details on admission requirements are included in the online application. Undergraduate degree from a regionally accredited institution Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.00 (scale is 4.00 = "A"), or the equivalent. Admission to many graduate programs is on a competitive basis, and programs may have higher standards than those established by the Graduate College. Transcripts Individual program admission requirements include: GRE revised General Test 3 letters of recommendation Personal statement or essay

English Entry Requirement


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