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Geospatial Certificate 

As one of the Midwest’s top public universities, UW-Eau Claire gives students a distinct advantage in school, career and life, with dynamic and culturally diverse learning experiences and a vibrant community in which to live, learn and grow. 

The Department of Geography and Anthropology at UW-Eau Claire houses two fully dedicated computer laboratories, one dedicated research laboratory and an extensive array of geospatial technology equipment.

The geospatial certificate at UW-Eau Claire aligns with the Geospatial Competency Model (developed by the U.S. Department of Labor) and prepares students to meet the Geographic Information Systems Professional designation after completion of the certificate program.

Geospatial technology is a specific set of skills within the discipline of Geography.