Navajo Technical University

Geographical Information Technology

Geographic Information Technology
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 $16,420/academic year
Tuition and Fees $2,360
Housing and Meals $7,360
Books and Supplies $2,600
Transportation $1,600
Personal/Misc $2,500

Program Advisor

Dr. Nsalambi V. Nkongolo

Dr. Nsalambi V. Nkongolo

Assistant Professor of Geographic Information Technology
Office: Tech 325
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)