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Interested in learning Geographic Information Systems (GIS)? The Austin Community College GIS Department offers 13 GIS courses, a GIS Associates degree and two GIS certificates. Whether you're interested in launching a new GIS career or simply retooling, the ACC GIS can support your professional goals.

Recent Announcements

  • GIS Engineering Support with the City of Georgetown The City of Georgetown is seeking candidates for a temporary 6-month GIS Engineering Support position. The position pays $21.77 - $25.58 per hour and will be located at ...
    Posted Mar 26, 2015, 8:24 AM by Sean Moran
  • Map Projection Distortions This is a simple but interesting animation that shows how misleading map projections (in particular the Mercator projection) can be: http://i.imgur.com/gIT4XaT.gifv .  Thanks to ACC GIS ...
    Posted Mar 25, 2015, 11:37 AM by Mary Booth
  • Interested in Learning QGIS? The GeoAcademy is pleased to announce the launch of their new Introduction to Geospatial Technology Curriculum based on the latest version of QGIS 2.8.1 Wien long term release ...
    Posted Mar 5, 2015, 11:53 AM by Sean Moran
  • 2015/2016 GIS Internship Positions (Texas General Land Office) The Texas General Land Office is now recruiting GIS interns for the summer 2015 and 2015/16 academic year. These positions are PAID and FOR CREDIT (if desired). Please see ...
    Posted Mar 4, 2015, 10:10 AM by Mary Booth
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Map Gallery

  • Colorado Bend State Park By Kevin Garcia for GISC 1491, Summer 2014
    Posted Mar 11, 2015, 4:59 PM by Sean Moran
  • Jitney Pilot Project By Kevin Garcia for GISC 2231, Spring 2015
    Posted Mar 11, 2015, 4:56 PM by Sean Moran
  • The Texas Hill Country By Don Jonsson, Sean Moran, and Angela Smith, Fall 2014.
    Posted Mar 4, 2015, 4:28 PM by Sean Moran
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At ACC, we teach the analytical skills and knowledge required to complete an ACC GIS award, find employment in a GIS-related profession, and attend a four-year college or university.

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