GIS Training Courses in the Mid-Atlantic Region

 

The following is a partial listing of available GIS training and professional development locations in the Mid-Atlantic region.  For more information on course offerings, schedules, fees, etc., visit the individual web sites of the trainers.

 

Esri

Esri offers training courses and workshops throughout the Mid-Atlantic region. A complete listing of Esri training courses and certified trainers can be found at http://training.esri.com/gateway/index.cfm

 

Applied Technology Institute

Courses in GPS, remote sensing, and GIS.  Various locations in Maryland and Virginia.

http://www.ATIcourses.com

 

Community College of Baltimore County

The Community College of Baltimore County offers courses in GIS, remote sensing, and application development in degree and certificate programs.

http://www.ccbcmd.edu/

 

George Mason University

George Mason University; campuses throughout Northern Virginia, although most GIS courses are offered at the Prince William County campus.  

http://ls.gmu.edu/programs/gis/gis.html

 

Penn State University

Penn State World Campus Certificate Program in GIS 

http://www.worldcampus.psu.edu/pub/gis/afs_courses.shtml

 

Penn State offers an online masterís degree program in GIS.  Students can earn the 11 credit certificate in GIS in one year by successfully completing three required courses and one elective.  Those credits can be applied to the 35-credit masterís degree, which can be earned by part-time students in three years by taking one course at a time and four courses per year.

 

Salisbury University

Salisbury University, Salisbury, MD

Offers an undergraduate degree in Geography and Geosciences and a Master of Science in GIS Management.

http://www.salisbury.edu/

 

Towson University

Towson University, Towson, MD

http://www.towson.edu/main/academics/index.asp

 

University of Mary Washington

The University of Mary Washington offers GIS, geography, and geospatial analysis courses towards an undergraduate major, a certificate program, and a masters degree.

http://www.umw.edu/

 

University of Maryland Baltimore County

The University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC) offers GIS courses towards a Certificate Program as well as a Masters in Professional Studies: Geographic Information Systems at its Shady Grove campus in Rockville, MD. 

http://www.shadygrove.umd.edu/academics/graduate/geographic-information-systems

 

University of Maryland Eastern Shore

The University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES) offers GIS courses and workshops at its GIS Lab in Princess Anne, MD.  On-line courses are also offered.  http://www.umes.edu/gis/  

 

Virginia Commonwealth University, Center for Environmental Studies

The Virginia Commonwealth University, Center for Environmental Studies (VCU CES) in Richmond, VA offers courses in GIS, remote sensing, and GPS.  http://www.vcu.edu/cesweb/training.html

 

Virginia Tech Center for Environmental Applications in Remote Sensing

The Virginia Tech Center for Environmental Applications in Remote Sensing in Blacksburg, VA, offers remote sensing and GIS courses.  http://www.cears.cnre.vt.edu/   

 

Washington College

Washington College in Chestertown, MD offers GIS training courses during its Geospatial Technology Summer Institute.

https://www.washcoll.edu/centers/ces/gis/professional-development/summer-institute/index.php

 

West Virginia University

The West Virginia GIS Technical Center, Department of Geology & Geography at West Virginia University in Morgantown, WV, offers GIS training classes. http://wvgis.wvu.edu/training/training.php