Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University)

College of Architecture and the Built Environment

Master of Science in Geospatial Technology Geodesign


4201 Henry Avenue

Philadelphia, PA 19144-5497

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Science in Geospatial Technology Geodesign

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The M.S. in Geospatial Technology for Geodesign leverages advanced geospatial technology, or GIS, in identifying and finding innovative solutions to urban design and urban planning problems. Emphasizing GIS-based tools, 3D parametric design and modeling, sustainable design approaches, collaboration and innovation within an integrated process, the Program is intended to empower students to find resilient solutions to 21st century urban challenges resulting from population growth, decreasing resources, natural disasters, and climate change. Geodesign is sustainability in practice, and our graduates will be leaders in this innovative field.



Jefferson University is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

# of Credits Required: 36

Classification: Master's College or University I

Loans Offered: Loans are available to students enrolled for at least five credit hours per semester. You may borrow up to $18,500 per academic year. The total amount outstanding that you may borrow for is $65,500.

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 0-999

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