Graduate Program

  • Graduate Degree Program
    Research opportunities include a wide variety of topics such as GIS/RS data development, natural resources assessment, forest inventory, forest biometrics, forest fire risk management and fuels mapping, urban and rural interface issues, flood modeling and damage assessment, environmental, weather, and water quantity and quality modeling.
  • Graduate Certificate Program
    GIS technologies are applied to wide-ranging fields with interests in spatially distributed information such as transportation, environmental/resource management, marketing, facility management, healthcare delivery, agriculture, and planning.

Undergraduate Program

  • B.S. in Spatial Sciences
    The Department of Ecosystem Science and Management, through the Spatial Sciences Laboratory, offers a degree in spatial sciences which combines a solid background in environmental and spatial science course work. From real-time wildfire risk assessment, to crime analysis, the spatial sciences are fast becoming an integral part of modern resource management.


See a complete list of undergraduate and graduate courses offered in spatial sciences.

Continuing Education

Soil and Water Assessment Tool workshops are held a few times a year at the lab. See course information and dates on the SWAT website