The Geographic Information System (GIS) program gives students the fundamental skills, knowledge and experience to prepare them for positions in the field of GIS. The program combines classroom lecture along with the hands-on experience to give the students practical knowledge of GIS.
Degrees & Certificates
- ESRI: http://www.esri.com/
- GIS.Com: http://www.gis.com/
- GIS Lounge: http://www.gislounge.com/
- Directions Magazine: http://www.directionsmag.com/
- County Data
Data files for individual counties can be obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau at:
- State Texas Data
The best is the Texas Natural Resources Information System (TNRIS),: http://www.tnris.state.tx.us/
Texas Water Development Board at http://www.twdb.texas.gov/mapping/index.asp
- State of Texas General Land Office at www.glo.state.tx.us/gisdata/gisdata.html.
- US/World Data etc.
USGS at: http://www.usgs.gov/