Samford's Metro College Offers New 'GIS' Certificate
Samford University's Metro College evening program begins fall term I classes
Monday, Aug. 5. Registration is underway now.
For the first time this fall, Metro College courses are offered leading to
a certificate in Geographic Information Systems (GIS). The GIS program provides
foundation experience in the mapping sciences for individuals interested in
GIS careers, which range from urban and regional planning to natural resource
The GIS certificate program is designed to be completed in one year. Completion
of the program can also lead to a bachelors' degree in natural and environmental
sciences or liberal studies. A GIS certificate can also add professional value
to an existing bachelor's or graduate degree.
Metro College classes are held in the evenings. There is still time to complete
the admission process for the first fall term. For information, call 726-2898.