Map Out a Vibrant Career Path

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Geographic Information Systems (GIS) is a computerized system used to design, capture, store, manipulate, analyze, manage, and present geographically referenced information or data. GIS combines cartography, statistical analysis, and databases to manipulate spatial areas for a given application. South Central College’s Geographic Information Systems program gives you a comprehensive learning experience. After graduating, you will be prepared to work in many fields like government, engineering, utilities, transportation, survey, construction, environmental, and natural resources. The advanced skills you gain at SCC will get you working in an exciting, growing career and provide you with additional technical skills that propels your career forward.

Areas of employment:

  • Cartographers
  • Photogrammertrists
  • Survey Technician
  • Mapping Technician

Campus: North Mankato
Program Start Date: Fall Semester

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One semester of study qualifies graduates for a career that pays $21.93 - $31.30 (MN salary range)
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