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Quick Facts about GEOG 863
- Instructor (Summer 2021): Jimmy Kroon
- Course Author: Jim Detwiler
- Course Structure: Online, 10-12 hours a week for 10 weeks
GEOG 863 is a required course in the Postbaccalaureate Certificate Program in Geospatial Programming and Web Map Development, and an elective course in the Postbaccalaureate Certificate Program in GIS and the Master of Geographic Information Systems (MGIS) degree program.