GeoSpatial Technology Solutions
West Valley College
return to:

The GeoSpatial Technology Program started with one class in 2000 and now has a 30 unit certificate program. This program is approved by the State Chancellor's Office for California Community Colleges. We have partnerships with Environmental Systems Research Institute (ESRI), National Science Foundation, NASA-SSAI, and Trimble Navigation. We run ESRI's most current ARCGIS software, ITT-VIS ENVI Remote Sensing Software, Trimble GPS Pathfinder Office Software and Leica Image and Stereo Analyst in our lab, the college has a site license with ESRI, through the California Community College Foundation.

We have instructors in our program that work in the professions of Geospatial Technology teaching our courses. One instructor is currently ESRI authorized to teach ARCGIS I. We have a state of the art lab with new computers, large format printers, and we also have Trimble Navigation GPS units for student use. We would be happy to assist you in finding your place in the GeoSpatial World


Disciplines of GeoSpatial Technology

Geographic Information Science

Global Positioning Systems

Remote Sensing


Chris Cruz
Program Coordinator
West Valley College
Geospatial Technology

14000 Fruitvale Ave.
Saratoga, Ca. 95070
(408)741-2622 Office
(408)741-2145 Fax
Credit's: Image courtesy of USGS National Center for EROS and NASA Landsat Project Science Office"