Master geospatial tools and technology in our online Bachelor of Science in Geosciences degree with a concentration in Geospatial Technology at Southern New Hampshire University. Our online geospatial degree concentration gives you a strong foundation in the physical sciences with a focus on geography, geology, earth systems science, physics, chemistry and spatial awareness. You'll learn how to analyze data using the latest technology to help address environmental issues on a local and global level.
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The innovative geospatial degree concentration gives you practical experience in geospatial analysis using geographic information systems, satellite imagery, sensors and analytical methods for the geosciences. You'll also explore how the acquisition, integration and analysis of geospatial data can apply to a wide range of environmental issues.
As a private, nonprofit university, SNHU has one mission – to help you see yourself succeed. The benefits of earning your bachelor’s in geosciences at SNHU include:
The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics projects that employment for environmental scientists and specialists, including those in health fields, will grow 11% by 2026, faster than the average growth for all occupations.* Demand for geospatial experts cuts across a wide range of industries, from finance and insurance to healthcare, law enforcement and national security.
As a graduate of the online BS Geosciences degree program with a concentration in geospatial technology, you'll be prepared to pursue or advance your career in a variety of roles, including:
Our geospatial degree online concentration curriculum provides a solid foundation in the physical sciences, while offering specialized coursework in observational and analytical skills.
SNHU provides cloud-based virtual environments in some courses to give you access to the technology you need for your degree – and your career. Learn more about our virtual environments.
SNHU's bachelor's in geospatial technology program includes:
General Education Program
Our programs are designed to equip you with the skills and insights you need to move forward. In recent years, employers have stressed the need for graduates with higher order skills - the skills that go beyond technical knowledge - such as:
All bachelor's students are required to take general education classes. Through foundation, exploration and integration courses, students learn to think critically, creatively and collaboratively, giving you the edge employers are looking for.
Total Credits: 120
Tuition rates for SNHU's online degree programs are among the lowest in the nation. We offer financial aid packages to those who qualify, plus a 30% tuition discount for U.S. service members, both full and part time, and the spouses of those on active duty.
*Tuition Rates are subject to change and are reviewed annually.
No Application Fee, $150 Graduation Fee, Course Materials ($ varies by course)
Southern New Hampshire University is a private, nonprofit institution accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE) as well as several other accrediting bodies.