Enhancing your expertise in mapping and map design to create maps that guide over 500,000 field enumerators in collecting Census information
Developing sophisticated high volume automated map production systems
Preparing a wide variety of specialized maps and cartographic files displaying geographic and statistical data for public dissemination
Contributing to improving the practice of cartography through participation in the work of professional organizations
What you need to know:
Their background includes 24 semester / 35 quarter hours in geography or related fields. Cartographers usually possess majors in cartography that include 30 semester hours/45 quarter hours in cartography and related sciences such as those listed below of which at least 6, but no more than 15 hours were in mathematics.