B.S. Surveying and Geomatics Engineering Technology

To declare a major in Surveying and Geomatics Engineering Technology, a student must have completed an AAS Degree in Civil Engineering Technology at ISU or equivalent, or have permission of the program coordinator.  Students will meet with an advisor prior to the third year of the program to declare the major.  For further details, please consult faculty of the Surveying and Geomatics Engineering Technology program.

The following courses are required for a Bachelor of Science degree.

CET 0111Drawing with CAD3
or CE 1105 Engineering Graphics
CET 0112Beginning Survey3
CET 0121Civil Engineering Technology Drafting3
CET 0122Intermediate Surveying and Spatial Analysis3
CET 0216Route Survey and GPS Fundamentals3
CET 0226Construction Surveying3
CET 0228Principles of GIS3
CET 0232Plan Reading and Worksite Safety3
CET 0243Public Works3
CET 0250Unmanned Aerial Systems/Imagery Analysis3
CET 0251Introduction to Legal Descriptions1
Complete either this course:5-6
College Algebra and Trigonometry
OR these two courses:
Applied Mathematics I
Applied Mathematics II
Complete either these two courses:7-8
Materials Testing I
Materials Testing II
OR these three courses:
Civil and Geomatics Engineering Technology I
Civil and Geomatics Engineering Technology II
Survey Computations
ENGL 3307Professional and Technical Writing3
GEMT 3310Boundary Surveying Law3
GEMT 3311Advanced Surveying3
GEMT 3312Public Land Surveying3
GEMT 3313Surveying Software Applications2
GEMT 3314Research and Evidence in Surveying3
GEMT 3315Surveying Adjustments and Coordinate Systems3
GEMT 3317Subdivision Planning and Platting2
GEMT 3319Writing Legal Descriptions1
GEMT 4400Essentials of Surveying2
GEMT 4411Geodesy3
GEMT 4415Survey Office Practice3
GEMT 4416Surveying Project3
GEMT 4430GPS Principles and Applications3
Complete either these two courses:8
Calculus I
Calculus II
OR these two courses:
Introductory Calculus
Calculus for Electronics
Select ONE of the following: 3
Principles of Photogrammetry
Remote Sensing
Select ONE of the following:3
Principles of Cartography
Advanced Geographic Information Systems
Information Technology for GIS
General Education Requirements
COMM 1101Fundamentals of Oral Communication (Satisfies General Education Objective 2)3
ENGL 1101Writing and Rhetoric I (Partially satisfies General Education Objective 1)3
or ENGL 1101P Writing and Rhetoric I Plus
ENGL 1102Writing and Rhetoric II (Partially satisfies General Education Objective 1)3
MATH 1153Statistical Reasoning (Satisfies General Education Objective 3)3
PHYS 1101
Elements of Physics
and Elements of Physics Laboratory (Partially satisfies General Education Objective 5)
HIST 1118US History and Culture (Satisfies General Education Objective 7)3
ECON 1100Economic Issues (Each of these 3 courses partially satisfy General Education Objective 6)3
or ECON 2201 Principles of Macroeconomics
or ECON 2202 Principles of Microeconomics
PHIL 1103Introduction to Ethics (Partially satisfies General Education Objective 4)3
Other General Education Objective courses12
Total Credits130-133

 Major Academic Plan (MAP)