Geography at Monroe Community College

Monroe Community College (SUNY)

Department of Chemistry and Geosciences

Jonathon Little

Assistant Professor

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My students are my number one priority.  To fulfill your SUNY Gen Ed Natural Science requirements, please consider taking Physical Geography.

Geospatial technology is a high growth industry (Department of Labor). Learn more about geospatial technology by watching this video from Penn State. This fall, Business GIS is being offered as well as Digital Earth online. Introduction to Remote Sensing and Advanced GIS are planned to be offered spring of 2016. Students should be able to complete a Geospatial Certificate program aligned to the Geospatial Technology Competency Model (GTCM) by fall of 2016. Register for Geography courses here -

To learn more about what makes our college and department unique, go to MCC's homepage, Chemistry & Geosciences department, and the Geography webpage.  If you have any questions, please contact me at anytime.


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Geography in the news (July 6, 2015)

Get the GIST!

Monroe Community College has been awarded an Advanced Technological Education grant from the National Science Foundation. This award will support the "GeoTech Consortium of Western New York: Get the GIST (Geospatial Information Science Technology) Certificate," in the amount of $199,838. GIST is considered by the U.S. Department of Labor to be a rapidly growing field, with over 40 companies and agencies established in western New York. In addition, geospatial technology ... more...

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Monroe Community College
Brighton Campus
1000 East Henrietta Road
Rochester, New York 14623

Last updated July 6, 2015.