Geography & Planning

About Us

The Center features three computer labs, located in Anderson Hall and Ruby Jones Hall.  The labs boast seventy (70) GIS state-of-the-art desktop systems, several printers, a large format plotter, overhead projectors, hand-held global positioning systems, laptops for field work, and gigs of GIS data including access to vast demographic and consumer behavior data sets for all of Pennsylvania.  They utilize ESRI's ArcGIS products and extensions, including Business Analyst, Spatial Analyst, 3D Analyst, Network Analyst and Arc Hydro, as well as Community Viz, Hazus, BASINS, SWAT, and statistical software including SPSS.