Check out our GIS Training courses

Michigan State University offers a wide range of GIS training courses to prepare students to obtain a Professional GIS Certificate. These courses are non-credit offerings, taken through onGEO and the Department of Geography, Environment, and Spatial Sciences. Registration for these courses is done through Cashnet. We offer GIS online courses that can be completed on your own time to best fit your busy schedule.


Required courses for a Professional GIS Certificate:

onGEO-IGT, Introduction to Geospatial Technologies

onGEO-GIS, Geographic Information Systems

onGEO-RS, Remote Sensing

onGEO-CART, Cartography


Specialization courses (taken individually or to specialize a Certificate):

onGEO-CJ, Criminal Justice Applications in Geographic Information Systems

onGEO-DIP, Digital Image Processing

onGEO-FAA, FAA Part 107 Drone Test Prep and Beyond

This course is taken for credit through Michigan State University. Check course availability in the Schedule of Courses. Enrollment in these courses is done through the University's Registrar.

Geo 802v, Geospatial Technology