Learn more about geographic information systems to understand how geography and tech impact industries all over the world.
What is GIS?
Watch a 1 -minute video to understand more.
How can I use GIS?
What industries use GIS?
GIS can be used in several ways. We use it every day for navigation, weather forecasting, and business decision-making, but it can also be used in education, health, insurance, manufacturing, utilities, public safety, real estate, government, nonprofit, and sustainability efforts.
Can I use code with GIS?
What kind of career can I have in GIS?
You can be an entrepreneur and chart your own path with GIS technology as a consultant, developer, or new app creator. Most industries hire GIS professionals under titles including Geographer, Cartographer, Urban Planner, Surveyor, Remote Sensing Engineer, Educator, GIS manager, GIS analyst, or GIS developer. These careers are on the rise with increasing opportunities and demand.