A five-course curriculum, granting a certificate of completion and satisfactory academic performance, is available for non-degree students. It is designed primarily for K-12 teachers, curriculum specialists and others interested in GIS applications in classrooms and school environments.
Admission Requirements Certificate curriculum applicants must have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution and meet Graduate School admission requirements.
Following admission, the student should consult with the GIS educator’s certificate program coordinator regarding the set up of a study plan. This certificate requires 15 hours of required course work as follows:
*GEOG 667 can be taken as an online course, as a course on EMU’s campus or the student can use a replacement of GEOG 667 by a non-credit institute (workshop) experience.
Undergraduate Courses for Graduate Credit: Geography and Geology
The following courses may be elected for graduate credit. A maximum of nine hours of approved 400-level course work may be permitted in the earning of any graduate degree.
If you intend to enroll in any of the following undergraduate courses for graduate credit, you must submit a request form from the Graduate School to receive permission before enrolling in the course; otherwise, you will receive undergraduate credit.