Geospatial Analysis and Technology
GIS and GPS Courses: click www.ucrextension.net/geo
Thirteen courses are scheduled to begin in April, May or June. For a complete list of GIS and GPS courses offered in the spring quarter, visit the website at www.ucrextension.net/geo.
NEW: Health GIS Seminar: Mapping Patients and Diseases
--A comprehensive seminar that explores major uses of health GIS and the benefits to healthcare organizations. (knowledge of GIS not required)
March 24-25, 2004. 8:30am-5pm
FREE: GIS Orientation on Sat. March 27 from 8am-noon at the UC Riverside Extension Center. Call 800-442-4990 to reserve your space. (EDP 34N01).
GIS EXtreme at UC Riverside EXtension!
GIS Summer School 2004:
Earn the Certificate in GIS in two months or take individual courses in this summer intensive program. Daytime and evening classes. Great networking opportunities. GPS Catalina Island, attend one day at ESRI User Conference in San Diego, and more. Develop the skills that make you more competitive in the GIS job market. Visit www.ucrextension.net/gis.
Online GIS courses
Your own time, your own place, and your own pace!
Earn credit towards the Certificate in GIS by taking an online course. We’ve partnered with ESRI’s Virtual Campus in the offering of these courses. To earn the credit, you need to enroll through UC Riverside Extension.
Visit http://www.ucrextension.net/catalog/geospatial/online.html for the list of courses, how to register and other details.
GIS intern opportunities: To date, over 25 companies throughout the United States and Canada are looking to hire interns through GITA's Internship Exchange. These GIS companies are involved in a variety of industries including, water/energy/gas utilities, engineering, software, and consulting. For more information on GITA's 2004 Internship Exchange, click here. Feel free to contact Dianna Ormsby at Email Contact if you have any questions.
Check out the URISA Marketplace for the current GIS/IT job openings. Visit http://www.urisa.org/Jobs/jobsmktpl.htm.
Other GIS websites of interest: http://www.careerscafe.com/ and http://careers.geocomm.com/, http://www.gpsworld.com/, or http://www.ggrweb.com/job.html. These are just a few of the many websites that list geospatial/geoscience related jobs opportunities.
For More Information:
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