Master of Science Degree in Geological Sciences Program By San Diego State University |Top Universities

Master of Science Degree in Geological Sciences

Master of Science Degree in Geological Sciences

San Diego State University

San Diego State University, San Diego , United States
  • QS World University Rankings
    1001-1200
GIScience is the study of all aspects of geographic information systems including remote sensing of the earth, image processing, spatial analysis, qualitative methods, spatial modeling, cartography, and visualization. This area emphasizes the study of the technology used to produce and analyze large data sets. Students in this program will acquire and apply specialized skills in techniques such as geographic information systems, computer cartography, spatial analysis and/or remote sensing. Completing a thesis in GIScience provides the student with an opportunity to gain experience in real world applications or to further investigate more theoretical concepts.