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 Geographic Sciences - Cartography Concentration
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SchoolNova Scotia Community College
LocationHalifax, NS, Canada
School TypeCollege
School SizeFull-time Undergraduate: 10,750
DegreeDiploma
Honours
Co-op
Length2 Year(s)
Entry Grade (%)*
Prerequisites
Prerequisites NotesSuccessful completion of Geographic Sciences - Year 1 or Advanced Standing.
Cost
National: $3,762
Scholarships
DescriptionIf you enjoy detail-oriented work, have a flair for design and an interest in geography, you may want to consider a career in cartography. As a cartographer, you are a visual communicator, building, and illustrating maps that are attractive yet functional, so they can be quickly and easily used and understood. Your work may go on to stand as a valuable cartographic information source for many years.

Cartography at COGS has produced students who make the best maps in Canada. National Geographic and Canadian Geographic have both recognized our students’ abilities with awards. As a student of this reputable program of study, you enjoy hands-on learning from a faculty with practical experience. You get the benefit of working with the latest data software and equipment and you always have access to your own personal computer.
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*We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.