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Geomatics Technology A.A.S.

Credential: 
Associate in Applied Science
Program Code: 
A40420

The Geomatics Technology curriculum provides training for technicians in the many areas of surveying. Surveyors are involved in land surveying, route surveying, construction surveying, photogrammetry, mapping, global positioning systems, geographical information systems, and other areas of property description and measurements.

Course work includes the communication and computational skills required for boundary, construction, route, and control surveying, photogrammetry, topography, drainage, surveying law, and subdivision design, with emphasis upon applications of electronic data collection and related software including CAD.

Graduates should qualify for jobs as survey party chief, instrument person, surveying technician, highway surveyor, mapper, GPS technician, and CAD operator. Graduates may also be able to transfer and complete a four-year degree in the field.

 

Courses requiring a grade of "C" or better: CIV, EGR, GIS and SRV

First Semester (Fall)

Second Semester (Spring)

Subject Course Number Title Credit Hours
CEG 151 CAD for Engineering Technology 3
ENG 111 Writing and Inquiry 3
MAT 122 Algebra/Trigonometry II 3
SRV 110 Surveying I 4

Third Semester (Summer)

Fourth Semester (Fall)

Subject Course Number Title Credit Hours
CIV 125 Civil/Surveying CAD 5
CIV 215 Highway Technology 2
SRV 210 Surveying III 4
SRV 240 Topographic/Site Surveying 4

Fifth Semester (Spring)

Subject Course Number Title Credit Hours
CEG 230 Subdivision Planning & Design 3
ENG 114 Professional Research and Reporting 3
SRV 220 Surveying Law 3
SRV 250 Advanced Surveying 4
Semester Notes
  • ACA 115 may be substituted for EGR 110
  • MAT 171 may be substituted for MAT 121
  • MAT 172 may be substituted for MAT 122
  • COM 120 or COM 231 may be substituted for ENG 114

Total Credit Hours Required

67

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