Economic Geography Certificate | Department of Geography and the Environment

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Economic Geography Certificate

The Departments of Economics and Geography and the Environment offer an interdisciplinary certificate in analysis of geographic data. Eighteen hours of course work are required, including four core courses, one geography course, and two electives from approved list. All courses must be completed with a grade of C or better.

Core

Required

  • ECON 3550 - Intermediate Micro-Theory
  • ECON 4870 - Introduction to Econometrics
  • GEOG 4230 - Location Intelligence: Business GIS Concepts and Application

Choose one of the following

  • GEOG 3500 - Introduction to GIS
  • GEOG 4560 - Introduction to Python Programming

Electives

Choose two of the following

  • ECON 4650 - Urban Economics
  • GEOG 3010 - Economic Geography
  • GEOG 4210 - Urban Geography
  • GEOG 4220 - Applied Retail Geography
  • GEOG 4550 - Advanced Geographic Information Systems
  • GEOG 4590 - Advanced GIS Programming

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