The University of North Georgia (UNG) Certificate in Geographic Information Science is an applied program that combines theory and education to address real-world problems in a variety of disciplines. Course material is tied closely to the geospatial industry. Participating students will gain valuable experience through internships, service projects, and research projects. The certificate is designed to complement students who are pursuing or who already possess an associate degree or higher. Students will be prepared for entry level positions as Geographic Information Science (GIS) technicians and/or transfer into competitive four-year degree programs.