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What skills are essential? What is the value of an advanced degree in GIS versus a certificate? What options are available to the less programming-inclined (ie, no software development)


migration rejected from Apr 9 '15 at 21:55

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closed as too broad by PolyGeo Apr 9 '15 at 21:55

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1.Real-world experience. 2. Sound academic background Degree/Msc 3. Certification. – Mapperz Nov 22 '11 at 4:46