Program Description

Loma Linda University School of Public Health Geoinformatics Program utilizes the latest geospatial technologies to improve public health. Through teaching and application, the Health Geoinformatics Program trains for the future of health by integrating current data with cutting-edge technology to focus on solutions for our public health needs.

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Program Length

1 year (27 units spread over 4 academic quarters)—based on part-time enrollment

Possible Careers

GIS professionals find career opportunities in environmental impact assessment, biodiversity assessment, natural resource management, environmental modelling, town planning, public utility work and many socio-economic development programmes. GIS professionals make the geographic information accessible to scientists, planners, decision makers, managers and to general public. The knowledge of geo-informatics is becoming a driving force behind the overall socio-economic development of the nation. 

Application Deadlines

Quarter Application Open Priority Deadline Final Deadline
Winter of 2021 Aug 16, 2019 Sep 1, 2020 Jan 1, 2021
Spring of 2021 Aug 16, 2019 Jan 1, 2021 Mar 1, 2021
Integrating faith and health
Loma Linda University educates and encourages a balanced life by living our values of humility, compassion, justice, integrity, excellence, freedom and self- control. You will be surrounded by faculty who are committed to healthcare innovation and research while engaging your spirituality.