Remote Sensing - Certificate

Remote Sensing (RS) technologies are applied to a wide-range of fields, such as environmental/ resource management, marketing, facility management, agriculture, planning, homeland security and intelligence. The need for qualified individuals in these fields is growing rapidly. The RS certificate program has been designed to meet this demand.

The Office of the President has approved this program, and it will appear on the official Texas A&M University transcript. A paper certificate will be issued by the Office of the Registrar. Courses in the program are taught by faculty in departments at Texas A&M with expertise in Remote Sensing. Its administrative home lies in Geography.

This certificate program has been designed to meet the growing demand for qualified individuals in this field. For more detailed information, please contact the academic advisor in the Department of Geography or visit the program website.

Introductory Level
Select one of the following:3
Remote Sensing of the Environment
Remote Sensing for Geographical Analysis
Intermediate Level
Both are required:6
Advanced Remote Sensing
Digital Image Processing and Analysis
Specialized Remote Sensing Course
Select one of the following:3
Satellite Data in Meteorology
Digital Image Processing and Computer Vision
Pattern Recognition
Geomorphology and Remote Sensing
Technical Collections Systems for International Security
Total Semester Credit Hours12