Geospatial Intelligence Analysis

  • Credits: 60
  • Degree Type: A.A.S.
  • Campus: Thief River Falls

Program Overview

The AAS Degree will prepare students to manage the tasking, processing, exploitation, and dissemination (TPED) process, conduct end to end Geospatial Intelligence (GEOINT) operations, and create a geospatially prepared environment in which visualization products can be used by decision makers to answer essential elements of information.


Geospatial Information Scientists and Technologists research or develop geospatial technologies. They may produce maps, tables, or reports using spatial analysis procedures or geographic information systems (GIS) technology.

Job Outlook & Salary Data


According to ISEEK, Minnesota's career, education and job resource, employment for Geospatial Intelligence Analysis in the state of Minnesota from 2010-2020 is Geospatial Information Technologists

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Program Courses

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Required Courses

Course # Course Name Credit(s)
GINT 2300 GEOINT Analysis 4
GINT 2301 GEOINT Collection Mgmt 4
GINT 2400 Open Src Collection Mgmt 5
GINT 2401 Full Motion Video Analysi 3
GINT 2402 GEOINT Operations 5
IMAG 1100 Imagery Intelligence 3
IMAG 1101 Remote Sensing 3
IMAG 1103 Imagery Software/Mapping 4
IMAG 2100 Writing/Presentation 4
IMAG 2102 Practical IA 5
IMAG 2305 Practical Imagery Applic 4
MATH 1102 Contemporary Math 3
NSCI 1103 Geology 4
ANTH 2202 Cultural Anthropology 3
ENGL 1111 Composition I 3
JOUR 1101 Mass Communications 3

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Program Specific Requirements

Program Accreditation

Northland Community & Technical College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

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Transferring to NCTC?

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Program Faculty

  • Francisco Nix
  • Imagery Analysis Instructor
  • Campus: Thief River Falls
  • Tel: (218) 683-8653
  • Toll Free: 1.800.959.6282
  • Stephen Sorenson
  • Imagery Analysis Instructor
  • Campus: Aerospace Site
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