Land Surveying (Associate's Degree)
Advanced technologies are transforming the functions of surveying, particularly in today’s construction environment. Surveying technicians collect data in the field, make calculations and do computer-aided drafting.
Comprehensive curriculum includes:
- technical drawing
- surveying concepts and principles
- training on a variety of tools
Students graduate with an Associate’s Degree in Land Surveying and are encouraged to pursue a Bachelor of Science Degree in Surveying and Mapping.
- are innovative and interactive
- use multimedia technology to enhance classroom learning
- bring professional expertise to the classroom
VIDEO: DRONES EXTEND SURVEYORS' TOOLBOX
Drones are giving mapping and surveying professionals new ways to conduct their work.
Experience surveying and mapping technology firsthand through the Surveying and Mapping Program's two computerized laboratories. They are equipped for:
- map generation and GIS/GPS activities
- surveying instrumentation studies and practices
Gain practical professional experience through an internship or UA's optional co-op and placement program. Through co-op, you’ll alternate semesters of work and school while earning a competitive salary.
Interact with other surveying and mapping students and professionals in the field through organizations such as:
- Gathering of Potential Surveyors (GPS)
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