Land Surveying Minor

This minor is designed to provide students with perspective and skills to pursue a successful career in surveying or a surveying related field. The focus is on courses related to surveying such as photogrammetry, global positioning systems, U.S. Public Land Survey System, legal principles of surveying, and project design in surveying. Enrollment in this minor is open to all engineering and non-engineering students.

Students must complete all of the following courses

SRVY 230Intro to Srvyg for Engineers3
SRVY 273Route Surveying3
or ECIV 350 Transportation Engineering
SRVY 355Surveying Calculations3
SRVY 361Intro Legal Princ in Surveying3
SRVY 362Public Land Survey System3
SRVY 375Analytic Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing2
SRVY 474Project Design in Surveying3
In addition students must complete any three (9 credits) of the following list of 3-credit courses:9
Agricultural Law
Civil Drafting
Highway Geometric Design
Intro to GIS Science & Cartog
GPS Fund/App in Mapping
Adv GIS and Spatial Analysis
Remote Sensing
Adv GPS Mapping for GIS
Applied GIS & Spatial Analysis
Total Credits29

Courses have prerequisites that must be satisfied prior to enrollment in surveying minor courses. Contact the Civil Engineering Department for more information.