2022-2023 Admission Requirements for the Graduate Major in Master of Applied Geospatial Information Systems & Technologies

Admissions Requirements for the Graduate Major in Master of Applied Geospatial Information Systems & Technologies


APPLYING

After exploring options and choosing a specific program, follow the steps on our University’s graduate application process:

Deadlines to apply

May 1, 2022

Admission Limited to

Fall

Exams & GRE Types

GRE: Optional

Letters of Recommendation

2, that emphasize the applicant's level of preparation for graduate study in geospatial technology

UCLA-Wide Graduate Admissions Requirements

Degree-Specific Admissions Requirements

In addition to the University's minimum requirements and those listed above, all applicants are expected to submit a statement of purpose and a personal statement.

Applicants should hold a bachelorís degree in an appropriate field with a grade point average of at least 3.2 (on a four point scale) in upper division courses.

Applicants should hold an undergraduate or post-baccalaureate certificate or minor in Geospatial information Systems or geospatial technology, OR have taken at least five quarter or three semester courses of substantial upper division GIS or geospatial technology coursework, OR have equivalent professional experience in geospatial technology.

Applicants should submit a statement detailing their relevant academic preparation or work experience that has prepared them for graduate study in GIS; a resume or CV may be used to supplement this statement.

Program Name

Master of Applied Geospatial Information Systems & Technologies
Geography

Leading to the
degree of

M.A.G.I.S.T.

Major Code

00G6

Address

1255 Bunche Hall
Box 951524
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1524

Phone

(310) 818-3671

Email

geospatial@ucla.edu

Website

gis.ucla.edu/programs/magist