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Navajo Technical University
Lowerpoint Road, State Hwy 371
Crownpoint NM 87313

Phone: 505.387.7401
Fax: 505.786.5644

 

Chinle Instructional Site
PO Box 849, Chinle AZ, 86503
Phone: 928.674.5764
Fax: 928.674.5700

 

Teec Nos Pos Instructional Site
PO Box 1203, Teec Nos Pos, AZ 86514
Phone: 928.656.3600
Fax: 928.656.3596

 

Bond Wilson Technical Center
40 Road 6580, Kirtland, NM 87417
Phone: 505.609.5020/5017

 

Zuni Instructional Site
67 301 North, Zuni, NM 87327
Phone: 505.782.6010

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The Geographic Information Technology (GIT) program will serve to introduce students to the fundamental principles of geographic information systems, remote sensing, database applications, cartography, and enable students to understand the current state of knowledge residing in a geographic information system.

The GIT program seeks to ready students for positions with governmental agencies, engineering companies, and topographical drafting organizations. Through the knowledge they receive from this program, they will also be capable of finding employment in a GIT department.

 

Estimated Cost of Attendance$14,020 / yr
Tuition and Fees $2,360
Housing and Meals $7,360
Books and Supplies $2,200
Transportation $1,600
Other Education Costs $500

 

Geographic Information Technology (35 Credits)

General Education RequirementsCredits
ENG-110   Freshman Composition 3
MTH-113   Technical Mathematics II 3
NAV-101   Introduction to Navajo Language 3
IT-103   Creativity and Technology 3
Geographic Information Core Courses 
Semester ONECredits
DFT-120   Computer Aided Drafting I 3
GIT-105   Fundamentals of Cartography 3
GIT-110   Geographic Information Systems I 3
Semester TWO 
SSC-100   College Success Skills 3
ENGR-103   Introduction to Engineering 3
ENV-102   Environmental I 4
GIT-111   Geographic Information Systems II 3
GIT-210   Service Learning Project 1
Total Required Credit Hours35

Degree Checklist (PDF)

 

Program Advisor
Dr. Nsalambi V. Nkongolo, Assistant Professor of Geographic Information Technology
Office: Tech 325
Email: nnkongolo@navajotech.edu
Phone: 505.387.7508
Cell: 573.292.7783

PhD Environmental Geography, Nelson Mandela University (South Africa)
MSc Geography, University of North Dakota, ND
PhD Soil Science, Laval University, Quebec (Canada)
MSc Agriculture, Alcorn State University, MS
BSc Agronomy, Faculty Institute of Agronomic Sciences (Dem. Rep. Congo)
PgCert, Ecological Survey Techniques, University of Oxford (UK)

 

Contact NTU

Navajo Technical University
Lowerpoint Road, State Hwy 371
Crownpoint, NM 87313

Phone: 505.387.7401
Fax: 505.786.5644


Chinle Instructional Site
PO Box 849, Chinle, AZ 86503

Phone: 928.674.5764
Fax: 928.674.5700


Teec Nos Pos Instructional Site
PO Box 1203, Teec Nos Pos, AZ 86514

Phone: 928.656.3600
Fax: 928.656.3596


Bond Wilson Technical Center
40 Road 6580
Kirtland, NM 87417
(505) 609-5020/5017
(Located off of Highway 64 next to Judy Nelson Elementary School in Kirtland, NM)


Zuni Instructional Site
67 301 North, Zuni, NM 87327

Phone: 505.782.6010