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    Feb 2010
    Albany, NY

    GIS online certificates

    I have a bachelors degree in Environmental Studies from the University of Vermont and I am considering getting a masters in Regional Planning. I would love to get some relevant experience beforehand, GIS certificate programs help? I am struggling to find relevant (or any) employment and have simply been sending emails to local planning boards and consultants. Basically would an online GIS certificate greatly improve my chances at landing a job or is it a waste of money?

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    Cyburbian The One's avatar
    Mar 2004
    Where Valley Fever Lives
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    Any additional skills like being able to conduct GIS business will help you get a job.
    “The way of acquiescence leads to moral and spiritual suicide. The way of violence leads to bitterness in the survivors and brutality in the destroyers. But, the way of non-violence leads to redemption and the creation of the beloved community.”
    Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
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