Our Degrees

 GIST Degrees

The University of Arizona Geographic Information Systems Technology (GIST)  integrates GIScience, cutting-edge GISystems, and geospatial technology, with management skills for use in government, corporate, non-profit, and academic settings.

Undergraduate Programs:

Undergraduate programs are designed to meed the needs of incoming freshmen and transfer students. No GIS experience is required.

Graduate Programs

Graduate programs are designed to meet the educational needs of working professionals who want to improve their career standing, as well as recent graduates seeking employment in the high-growth geospatial industries.


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The University of Arizona is one of the premier public research universities in the world, ranked by the National Science Foundation (NSF) as one of the top research public universities in the United States and is a member of the prestigious Association of American Universities (AAU). The 380-acre campus is located in central Tucson, an affordable and culturally vibrant city surrounded by the beautiful and dramatic Sonoran desert.