MA, Remote Sensing & Geospatial Sciences

Boston University


With a Professional MA in Remote Sensing & Geospatial Sciences, your career options are endless. Private, public, and nonprofit sectors demand professionals with advanced technical skills who can organize and analyze spatial data sets. From governmental planning, defense and transportation departments; to environmental, resource management, and public safety agencies; to consulting firms, research labs, and academia, your skills are in demand.

In Boston University’s internationally recognized master’s program, the world’s most respected and influential remote sensing and geospatial faculty will educate you in both the underlying theory and the application of remote sensing, spatial analytical methods, digital cartography, and geographic information systems.

The Remote Sensing & Geospatial Sciences master’s program welcomes students with diverse natural science and social science backgrounds.


  • Institution Name: Boston University
  • Department: Earth & Environment
  • Address: 685 Commonwealth Ave., Boston, MA 02215
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  • Name: James Baldwin
  • Title: BA/MA Advisor
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  • Phone: 617-353-7551