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FAQ

Can I obtain the certificate at night or on the Web?

Yes. All GIS classes required for the certificate will be taught at night and/or on the Web.

Can I transfer to a 4-year college?

Columbus State has an agreement with Franklin University in Columbus, Ohio so that you can apply all credits taken at Columbus State and apply them to your Bachelor of Applied Management degree.

Columbus State is also currently working to establish transfer programs with other 4-year institutions. At present we accept some GIS transfer classes from other universities, and are creating transfer agreements for many of our classes to other universities.

Can I become certified or registered in GIS?

Yes, the GIS Certification Institute offers a GIS Professional Certificate called a GISP.

For more information on the Institute and the GISP, please visit the GIS Certification Institute.