Internships & Opportunities

Geographic Information Systems PSM students are matched with local employers to complete a structured 140-hour internship tailored specifically to each student's professional goals. Gain invaluable industry experience and complete a capstone project drawn on the geospatial technology science and skills learned throughout the program.


The advanced skills gained from a graduate degree in the College of Liberal Arts are highly relevant in today’s rapidly evolving world. You will form expertise through rigorous coursework and research to meet your professional and personal goals. 

Students gain advanced skill sets that are in high demand by employers in the geospatial technology industry. GIS PSM graduates are prepared for research positions in government agencies, nonprofit organizations and STEM-based companies. The broadly applicable GIS skill set is sought after by employers in a variety of fields, including

  • business,
  • communications,
  • criminal justice,
  • design,
  • education,
  • engineering,
  • planning,
  • public health,
  • sociology,
  • technology and
  • the environment.

Career Services

As a Temple student, you can also visit the university’s Career Center for support during your job or internship search. Drop in for a short visit or schedule a 30-minute coaching session to discuss components of your professional profile, including your résumé and LinkedIn presence.

Career services can provide

Learn more about Temple’s Career Center.