How to Apply

Step One: Approval Before Enrolling in the First Certificate Course

Both Certificates in Applied Digital Geography and GIS require approval from the Academic Coordinator before you register in the first Certificate course to ensure that you have the background needed to succeed in the program.

You can email or call the Academic Coordinator, Dr. Joe Aversa, to arrange an appointment (416.979.5000, ext. 7149).

Or you can download and complete the appropriate form below and either mail or fax it to the Academic Coordinator:

Dr. Joe Aversa
Academic Coordinator
Certificates in Applied Digital Geography and GIS
Department of Geography and Environmental Studies
Ryerson University
350 Victoria Street
Toronto , Ontario M5B 2K3

Fax: 416.979.5362 Attention: Dr. Joe Aversa

Pre-approval form for the Certificate in Applied Digital Geography and GIS

Pre-approval form for the Advanced Certificate in Applied Digital Geography and GIS

Step Two: Enrol in Your First Certificate Course

Once you have approval, you can enrol for your first certificate course. Information on how to enrol in Digital Geography and GIS courses is available online.

You are welcome to enrol in individual courses or you can complete all six courses and graduate with a certificate.

Step Three: Register in the Certificate Program

If you choose to complete a certificate, you are required to register in the certificate program before you complete your third course. Many students register in the certificate during their first course so that they have early and online access to registration for further courses. To register in the Certificate in Applied Geography and GIS or the Certificate in Advanced Applied Geography and GIS, visit Registration in a Certificate Program.