Department of

Community And Regional Planning

GIS Certificate Program

Application Procedure

Application (current ISU graduate students)

  • Request to Pursue a Certificate in Geographic Information Systems in Addition to a Graduate Degree

Application Package to Prepare (new students)

  • Graduate College Application Form
  • Statement of Purpose (background, experience, interest areas, career goals)
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Transcripts

Application Deadline

  • Fall Semester: July 1
  • Spring Semester: December 1
  • Summer: April 1

Application Package to be Sent to:

GIS Certificate Program Coordinator
Department of Community and Regional Planning
146 College of Design, 715 Bissell Road
Iowa State University
Ames, IA 50011-1066