GIS Technology

Certificate of Completion

This program is designed to provide the student with the skills necessary to perform as an entry level GIS Technician/Analyst.

Program Outcomes

Upon completion of this program, successful students will have demonstrated the ability to apply their skills and knowledge in the following ways:
  1. Demonstrate sufficient skills to perform entry level work as a GIS Technician.
  2. Understand and apply basic GIS techniques and methods as required in the workplace.
  3. Design and create geospatial maps using GIS software.


Newman, GrantEngineering 104360.475.7393
Raty, RonBusiness 211360.475.7389
Sanchez, PeterBusiness 207360.475.6552

Course List

Required CoursesCredits
CIS154Access for Professionals*4
GEOG&100Introduction to Geography5
GEOG260Earth from Space*5
OLRM220Human Relations in the Workplace3
TEC-D121Plane Surveying*4
TEC-D122Introduction to Legal Descriptions2
TEC-D150Introduction to GIS*4
TEC-D151Intermediate GIS with ArcView*4
TEC-D200Computer-Aided Design I*4
TEC-D217Computer-Aided Design II*4
TEC-D2703D Analyst*2
TEC-D275Spatial Analyst*2
Total Credits Required43

*See course description for prerequisite.

Source: 2013-2014 Olympic College Catalog, Gainful Employment 11/23/11