GIS Program Learning Outcomes

1. Students will articulate the principles, techniques and operations of GIS

2. Students will demonstrate the following GIS skills: acquisition, editing, management, query, analysis and visualization of spatial data using GIS sofware

3. Students will demonstrate the ability to analyze a spatial problem, formalize critical questions or hypothesis, then design and implement a workflow

4. Students will determine and employ appropriate spatial analysis and spatial statistics methods

5. Students will produce effective visual representations of geographical information and analysis results

6. Students will demonstrate team-work and project management skills