The Department of Geography and GeoInformation Science at George Mason University confers Bachelor’s (BS and BA) and MS degrees, as well as PhDs and several Graduate Certificates. Our fully online Geospatial Intelligence Graduate Certificate program is now available online! Students can access our fully online Geography Minor program as of Summer 2014.
- MS in Earth System Science (ESS)
- MS in Geographic and Cartographic Sciences
- MS in Geoinformatics and Geospatial Intelligence
- Graduate Certificate in Geospatial Intelligence
- Graduate Certificate in Geographic Information Sciences
- Graduate Certificate in Remote Sensing
- Graduate Certificate in Environmental GIS and Biodiversity Conservation
- Graduate Certificate in Data Journalism (NEW)
Our programs serve a diverse student body, including traditional students, returning professionals, and aspiring academics. We provide high-level educational programs that require rigorous study from our students, but ensure a high level of competence in our graduates. Our graduates are in very high demand for employment.
Admissions closed November 1, 2017.
February 1, 2018: for ESGS PhD program funding priority, and international students.
April 15, 2018: for all other applicants.
See the Admissions webpage for more important information on approaching deadlines.
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