Student Field study

Student Opportunities

Contact the Certificate Coordinator for recent inquiries from potential employers about the availability of students with a GIS background or class instructor.

Scholarship Opportunity - Kansas Association of Mappers for students pursuing a career in geography via a Kansas institution of higher learning.

Potential internship opportunity for students with a geology degree with an emphasis in GIS with Darrah Oil with GIS. We have had good relationships with paid interns for WSU in the past and this might be another place to work together.


Past Opportunities

“The Wichita Police Department is hiring a crime analyst. One of the many skillsets wanted in an analyst is a background in GIS. The application deadline is 3/20/22 and the salary ranges between $25.88-$36.57 an hour.” (Ended)

“The Wichita Area Metropolitan Planning Organization (WAMPO) is seeking to fill the position of Transportation Planning Intern. This position provides assistance in completing planning processes to the Transportation Planning Manager and other staff. The position provides students the opportunity to have “hands on” planning experiences and to develop work samples. $13-$15/hour. 16-24 hours/week.” (Ended)