Geospatial Information Science (GIS)



GIS Compass


Modern GIS is about participation, sharing, and collaboration. Discover how today's GIS technologies are allowing business and communities to use location data to answer questions, solve problems and communicate information.

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Our GIS Program


The Collin College GIS program is available 100% online, allowing you to accomplish a degree in the windows of time that you have available.


All GIS courses taught at Collin College use Esri's industry-leading software: ArcGIS Pro and ArcGIS Online. While students are enrolled in Collin's GIS courses, they receive a complimentary license of ArcGIS Pro and ArcGIS Online.


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Careers in GIS

Geospatial technology is a high growth industry. The uses for geospatial technology are so widespread and diverse, the market is growing at an annual rate of almost 35 percent, with the commercial subsection of the market expanding at the rate of 100 percent each year.


Handshake is a tool to help students connect with potential employers. Learn more by watching the Handshake 101 video or click the Handshake logo to join.



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GIS Advisory Committee

Our GIS Advisory Committee is comprised of North Texas GIS professionals working in private and public sectors throughout the area. The GIS program is reviewed twice a year by the committee to ensure that students completing our program have learned the necessary GIS skills to be prepared for the workplace.


Atmos Energy
Bureau Veritas
City of Anna
City of Celina
City of Frisco
City of Garland
Collin County
Freese & Nichols
Texoma Council of Governments



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