Graduate Minor in Geographic Information Science & Technology


The Graduate Minor in Geographic Information Science and Technology (GIS&T) is available for all interested graduate students at New Mexico State University, regardless of major. Students wishing to earn a Graduate Minor in GIS&T have to meet the requirements outlined below.

Course and Grade Requirements

All of the following courses:

Two of the following courses:

  • GEOG 521, GIS Applications and Modeling
  • GEOG 571, Cartography and GIS
  • GEOG 572, Geodatabase Design
  • GEOG 581, GIS Design
  • GEOG 582, Advanced Remote Sensing
  • GEOG 598, GIS and Water Resources


  • For a class to count toward a student’s minor, the student must earn a grade of B or better in that class.
  • Some of these courses may have prerequisites and/or require instructor approval; other geospatial courses may be substituted on a case-by-case basis with written approval.
  • Graduate Minor in GIS&T requirements (PDF).

Go to Graduate Catalog and/or contact your major department concerning all other degree requirements.