Geospatial Technologies and Location Analytics

West Chester University’s Department of Geography and Planning’s comprehensive geospatial technologies and location analytic programs are designed to equip students with cutting-edge analytic skills and knowledge, while empowering them to become drivers in spatial analysis geospatial technology. Our GIS curriculum provides a comprehensive learning experience covering fundamental concepts to advanced spatial analysis applications. Topics such as business GIS, database management, and location-based analytics are learned with state-of-the-art technologies and software found in our GIS labs and planning studio. Our courses are carefully crafted to provide a solid foundation while keeping pace with the latest developments in geospatial technology. With hands-on training from expert faculty members, students who are interested in studying geospatial analysis, location analytics, and business geography at West Chester University can look forward to an interdisciplinary curriculum that can be applied across many professional industries after graduation.