First-Time GISP® Applications

Please click the Login button in the top right of the page to register and gain access to the application module and exam application link.

Recertifying GISP®

If you know your GISP account log in, you can start your recertification application at any time.  If you do not know it, please email us for your existing log in information and password (which we created for you) at If you start with a new log in registration, the site will treat you as a first-time applicant. This is true only for those who were certified using the PDF application format.

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GISCI Executive Director Position Open
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GISCI Map Contest 2020
GISCI extends the 2020 Map Submission dates through the end of April, 2020. read more


The GIS Certification Institute (GISCI) is a non-profit organization that promotes the advancement of proficient GIS professionals through its international GISP® (Certified GIS Professional) certification program.  The Institute fosters rigorous professional and ethical standards, community engagement, and professional mentoring within the GIS industry.