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.

General Education

The listing below includes program requirements that also fulfill General Education requirements.

Objective 1- ENGL 1101, ENGL 1102 16
Objective 2- COMM 11013
Objective 3- MATH 11533
objective 4- PHIL 11036
Objective 5- PHYS 1101/phsy 1101l7
Objective 6- ECON 1100, ECON 2201, ECON 22026
Students must fulfill Objective 7 or Objective 83
Objective 7- HIST 1118
Objective 8
Objective 93
Total Credits37

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

CET 1111Beginning CAD3
or CE 1105 Engineering Graphics
CET 1112Beginning Surveying3
CET 1121Civil 3D Drafting3
CET 1122Intermediate Surveying and Spatial Analysis3
CET 2216Route Survey and GPS Fundamentals3
CET 2226Construction Surveying3
CET 2228Principles of GIS3
CET 2232Plan Reading and Worksite Safety3
CET 2243Public Works3
CET 2250Unmanned Aerial Systems/Imagery Analysis3
CET 2251Introduction to Legal Descriptions1
Complete these two courses:5
College Algebra
OR this course:
College Algebra and Trigonometry
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 Control and Legal Principles3
GEMT 3311Advanced Surveying3
GEMT 3312Public Land Surveying3
GEMT 3313Surveying Software Applications2
GEMT 3314Research and Evidence in Surveying3
GEMT 3315Surveying Adjustments3
GEMT 3317Subdivision Planning and Platting2
GEMT 3319Writing Legal Descriptions1
GEMT 4400Essentials of Surveying2
GEMT 4411Geodesy3
GEMT 4415Survey Office Practice3
GEMT 4416Surveying Project2
GEMT 4430GPS Principles and Applications3
MATH 1170Calculus I4
MATH 1175Calculus II4
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 Credits130-131

Degree Totals

Program Admission Requirements0
General Education37
Major Requirements (w/o General Education)93-94
Free Electives0
Total Credits130-131

 Major Academic Plan (MAP)