GIS Graduate Certificate Apply

Application Materials

  • Online graduate admissions application.
  • For a limited time, submit your application by October 31 and the $50 application fee is waived automatically. 
  • Complete, official transcript documenting the award of a bachelor's degree in Geography or related field and any graduate courses taken or degrees held.
  • Three references. Your references will be asked to submit their comments online via the online application. 
  • TOEFL or IELTS scores, if applicable. Please review our TOEFL/IELTS policy.
  • Statement of purpose (500- to 1,000-words, double-spaced) addressing the following questions:
    -What factors in your personal and professional history have influenced you in the past and now lead you to seek admission to this program at Salem State?
    -What are your long-term professional goals, and how will this program help you meet them?
    -Is there any other information that you think would help the admissions committee to evaluate your application?

Application Deadlines

  • Applications accepted on a rolling basis and reviewed once complete.