News and Announcements

Here you will find news and announcements for the online geospatial program.

Job Board

Here you will find job postings that are sent to us by employers.


We encourage you to register for an account in eCareer to gain access to employment opportunities!

Student Database

The student database can be used to update your contact information. If you are in an online geospatial education program, you can log in to the database.

Open Educational Resources

Faculty participants in the College's OER initiative have contributed their work on this site voluntarily for use by teachers and learners around the world who can't afford to enroll in formal classes, or who don't need to earn academic credit.

Webinar Series

Our webinar series showcases Penn State's award-winning Online Geospatial Education program and presents topics of thought leadership of interest to professionals in the geospatial industry.

Are you Ready to be an Online Learner?

This page outlines the qualities and skills you need to be a successful online learner.

PSU Discounts

The Penn State Discounts program is dedicated to providing information for Penn State students, employees, retirees, and alumni regarding the "extra" benefits that come with a Penn State affiliation.

Esri Training

Penn State's Higher Education Site License for Esri GIS software products includes an Esri Training Subscription. This subscription entitles Penn State faculty members, staff members, and students to free, unlimited access to online courses at Esri's Training site.

Esri Innovation Program (EIP)

Penn State’s online geospatial program is one of a small number of academic units around the world with membership in the Esri Innovation Program (EIP).  The EIP seeks to promote GIS software and application development by providing students special access to Esri software and opportunities to be recognized for their accomplishments.