Academics

Program Learning Outcomes

Geographic Information Systems

Masters of Science
Graduates of the GIS masters program will:

  1. Understand the spatial aspects of an external client’s GIS needs and develop a practical project plan for addressing those needs
  2. Design, compile, and develop a spatial database and a set of analytical tools into a system appropriate to the problem
  3. Demonstrate a mastery of geographic analysis and cartographic skills
  4. Communicate the GIS project process and the results in written, oral, and graphic medias at a professional level.

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Program learning outcomes for all graduates of the College of Arts and Sciences


Cogeneration Plant
Cogeneration Plant

The state-of-the-art power facility enables the University to produce a majority of its own energy and has reduced the campus’s carbon footprint by 33 percent.

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