Professional Certifications

Professional Certifications in the United States

  • GIS Professional (GISP) by GIS Certification Institute
    (https://www.gisci.org)

    An individual/student can start the application process at any time in her/his career, and has up to 6 years to complete the application requirements for full GISP Certification before having to start the process over.

  • Esri Technical Certification, in three domains (Desktop, Developer, Enterprise) and each at three levels (Entry, Associate, Professional)
    (https://www.esri.com/training/certification-find-exam//)
  • Geospatial Intelligence (GEOINT) Certification program by USGIF (U.S. Geospatial Intelligence Foundation)
    (http://usgif.org/certification)