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Introduction 

GIS is an exciting and fast-growing field with a broad range of applications. It is a discipline that combines cartography, spatial analysis, and dtata management. GIS is recognized as a powerful means of dealing with information stored on maps, with many applications in resource and environmental management, business and marketing, urban and regional planning, environmental impact assessment, terrain and environment modeling, and policy assessment compliance.

Academic Catalog Information 

Take a closer look at the minor's degree in geographic information science and the courses offered.

Geographic Information Science, Minor

Department and Contact Information 

If you are interested in the program or have questions, please contact Geography and Environmental Studies

Geography and Environmental Studies Department Homepage

About Northeastern 

Northeastern Illinois University is home to more than 10,000 students from all corners of the world and is one of the most ethnically diverse universities in the nation. Our small class sizes, flexible schedules and dedicated faculty can help you succeed in your studies.

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