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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

 

Kirtland Instructional Site
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 (34 Credits)

General Education RequirementsCreditsPrerequisities
ENGL 1110 Composition I 3 ENGL 098 or satisfactory placement scores
MTH 113 Technical Mathematics 3 MTH 098
NAVA 1110 Navajo I 4  
IT 103 Creativity and Technology 3  
Geographic Information Core Courses
Semester ONECreditsPrerequisites
DFT 120 Computer Aided Drafting I 3  
GIT 105 Fundamentals of Cartography 3  
GIT 110 Geographic Information Systems I 3 MATH 1220
Semester TWO  
SSC 100 College Success Skills 1  
ENGR 103 Introduction to Engineering 3 MATH 1220
ENVS 1110C Environmental Science I 4 BIOL 1110C or CHEM 1120C
GIT 111 Geographic Information Systems II 3 GIT 110
GIT 210 Service Learning Project 1 GIT 111
Total Required Credit Hours34 

** Please check course descriptions for the appropriate prerequisite course(s).

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


Kirtland Instructional Site
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

 

 

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