Your Environmental, Engineering, Planning, and IT Staff Can Attain World-Class GIS Skills in Six Courses

The SDSU Certificate in Enterprise Geographic Information Systems at Bootcamp GIS
With organizations across the globe increasingly relying on location intelligence to make better decisions, the Geographic Information Systems industry is projected to grow from $9 billion to $18 billion in the next six years. In this tech sector, standard college courses are not meeting the demand for marketable skills at the intersection of IT and geography — including Cloud, mobile, database, and programming.

This is where SDSU’s Professional Certificate in Enterprise GIS comes in. Taught by industry practitioners who share how they use GIS technology to solve big problems, this online program will enrich your employees with the enterprise GIS skills now required by the geospatial industry.

Estimated Cost Estimated Cost
$299-$949
Completion Time Min. Completion Time
6 Months
Course Format Course Format
Online

Program Overview

  • Online format for flexible scheduling
  • Web-based development sandbox using the latest software
  • Taught by experts around the country
  • Project-based using industry examples
  • Blended personal/YouTube instructional approach

Choose from Three Options

Certificate Builder Courses: $997
Complete 6 courses to earn your Professional Certificate in Enterprise GIS.

Features:

  • Interaction with industry practitioner
  • Advisement on multimedia portfolio
  • One-on-one coaching
  • Invitation to LinkedIn group
  • Graduates are showcased to our partners
  • Match with a job recruiter
  • SDSU Enterprise GIS Certificate
  • 2.4 Continuing Education Units

Professional Builder Courses: $697
This is most popular with convenient access to a class and access to expert instructor advisement sessions.

Features:

  • Interaction with industry practitioner
  • Advisement on multimedia portfolio
  • One-on-one coaching
  • Invitation to LinkedIn group
  • Graduates are showcased to our partners
  • Match with a job recruiter

Knowledge Builder courses: $397
These courses are for personal enrichment only and do not count toward the Professional Certificate in Enterprise Geographic Information Systems.

Features:

  • Access to professional network
  • Login to development sandbox
  • Invitations to live GeoExpert webinars
  • Courses are self-paced with no access to instructors

 

Registration & Course Details

Program Courses

Each Bootcamp GIS course consists of 24 instructional hours that can be started and finished flexibly within your schedule.  Complete any six Certificate Builder Level courses to receive an Enterprise GIS Certificate.

BGIS 600 – Turn Your Spatial Idea into a Successful Startup

BGIS 601 – Build an Enterprise Portal for Your Large Organization

BGIS 602 – Agile Agency Geo-Innovation

BGIS 603 – Apply Geospatial Web Tools to Large-Scale Forest Planning

BGIS 604 – Develop Python Scripts to Automate Enterprise Data Management

BGIS 605 – Configure a Map Server on AWS

BGIS 606 – Program an Open Source Web Mapping Application

BGIS 607 – Create Map Services for the Utility Industry

BGIS 608 – Process GIS Data Captured by Drone

BGIS 609 – Automate a Geocoding Service Build Using Python

 

Labor Analysis
GIS Specialist — Nationwide

Job Postings
Job Postings
Last 12 months
14,803

Projected Growth
Projected Growth
Over 10 years
+9.30%

Salary Range
Salary Range
Average
$47,000-$78,000

 

Corporate Discount

Organizations with a group purchase of 5 or more courses will receive a 10% discount per course.

For any additional questions, please email gis.ces@sdsu.edu or call (619) 594-3946.