Core, Technical Elective and Elective Courses
The career studies certificate requires a minimum of 28 credits as shown below. A minimum grade of "C“ for each class is required. GIS courses added to the NOVA curriculum in future will be considered in meeting the GIS requirement.
|Core Courses (22 hours required)||Credit Hours|
|GIS200||Geographic Information Systems I||3
|GIS201||Geographic Information Systems II||3|
|GIS205||GIS 3-Dimensional Analysis||3|
|(1 to 3 hours, based on advisor input)|
|GIS255||Viewing Our World: Intro to Remote Sensing||3|
|GEO220||World Regional Geography||3|
|Technical Elective Courses (3 hours required)||Credit Hours|
|ENV/GIS230||GIS Applications in Environmental Science||3|
|GEO200||Intro to Physical Geography||3|
|GEO210||Intro to Cultural Geography||3|
|ITD110||Web Page Design (or higher ITD)||3|
|ITN101||Intro to Network Concepts (or higher ITN)||3|
|ITP112||Visual Basic.net (or higher ITP)||3|
|MTH241||Statistics I (or Math163 or higher)||3|
|Elective Courses (3 hours required)||Credit Hours|
|Biology (especially Ecology)||3|
To be credited toward the certificate, minimum grade of "C" for each class is required. All first-time students must take a one-credit SDV course prior to enrolling in their 16th credit at NOVA.
For further information contact Dr. Michael Krimmer, email@example.com.