Fundamentals of Surveying Certificate

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The Fundamentals of Surveying certificate prepares students to enter the surveying field.  Through utilization of state-of-the-art equipment, students learn to determine the location and measurement of improvements and other physical features of the earth’s surface.

Surveying is an integral component for land development used by architects, civil engineers, municipal planners, and individuals in the construction industry.

Through this certificate programs, students will conduct projects that include boundary, control, and engineering design surveys to develop working knowledge of surveying equipment and surveying data collection.


  • Surveying Firms
  • Engineering Offices
  • Landscape Architectural Offices
  • Municipalities
  • Department of Transportation
  • Site and Foundation Contractors
  • Utility Contractors
  • Structural Steel Erectors or Fabrication Departments
  • Industrial Plants
  • Dam and Bridge Contractors
  • Landscapers
  • Arborists
  • Land Use Managers
  • Ship Builders

Alignment of program learning outcomes to courses in the program.

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