Online Geoinformatics Certificate

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There is an increasing demand for geospatial professionals and big data analytics experts, combine both fields with an online certificate in geoinformatics. Explore the principles and applications of geospatial statistics and modeling, predictive analytics, and remote sensing in the geoscience context.

Big Data in Geoscience

Develop the skills to blend computational components, data processing and visualization features, and statistical functions with earth resource and environmental science. Use tools currently used in the field such as ESRI, ArcGIS, and Python for large-scale data analysis and visualization. Learn to communicate and interpret results of data processing.

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This online certificate is for qualified professionals who want to enhance their skill set and can be a foundation to continue toward a graduate degree. It is also valuable for degree-seeking students looking to develop a concentration that gives them an edge in their career path.

Advance Your Career

Enhance your career by opening new job opportunities with an advanced graduate certificate online. Our graduates work in government service, the nonprofit sector (both in the U.S. and abroad), and industry. Commit to growing your knowledge areas and to becoming an expert. Employers recognize advanced training—a graduate certificate may qualify you for leadership opportunities, project management responsibilities, or the chance to work on more complicated or sophisticated projects. Stand out by graduating from the #18 national university for public service (Washington Monthly).

About Michigan Tech

Michigan Tech is a public research university founded in 1885. Our Graduate School offers 40 master's degree programs and 27 PhD programs to provide our students and the world with what tomorrow needs.