Online Geospatial Data Science and Technology Certificate

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Immerse yourself in real-life scenarios of novel cyber phenomena in geospatial big data then parlay what you’ve learned by earning the online geospatial data science and technology certificate into new career opportunities.

Geospatial big data is an essential tool now and in the future.

Get acquainted with a powerful mechanism for the solving applied statistical tasks in geosciences. Learn theory and applications of geospatial data mining through open-source data and systems crowdsourcing, as well as social media, imaging, and visual analytics. Whether you’re in civil, environmental, geological, computer engineering, data science, or forestry, it’s time to equip yourself for a geospatial big data and technologies-driven world.

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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.

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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).

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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.