Tag Archives: geospatial informatics

New GIS major preps students for growing career field

December 18, 2019
By Greg Phillips

A new academic major at Troy University prepares students for careers in the growing field of Geographic Information Sciences.

Troy University’s Geospatial Informatics Department unveiled the new bachelor’s of science in geographic information sciences this semester, aiming to provide students with tools that make them valuable in a variety of sectors, including government, law…

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TROY hosts inaugural Geo-Day

May 6, 2019
By Greg Phillips

Students from southeast Alabama and as far away as Huntsville recently attended the inaugural Geo-Day at Troy University.

Geo-Day, which took place March 11, is an event aimed at igniting students’ interest in the geospatial informatics field.

Dr. Steve Ramroop and the Geospatial Informatics Department hosted the inaugural event as a means to inform…

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New Geospatial Informatics Department offers path to high-tech, in-demand jobs

July 26, 2018
By Greg Phillips

A new academic department within the College of Arts and Sciences will give TROY students a path to high-tech, in-demand jobs.

The Department of Geospatial Informatics began in May as the new home of the geomatics program, the geographic information systems (GIS) minor and the unmanned aerial systems (UAS) minor.

The new department includes geomatics…

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