Land Surveying Minor

Land Surveying Minor: This rigorous 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, the global positioning system, 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.

29 course credits for the Land Surveying Minor

Land Surveying Minor

Total Credits Required – 29 Semester Credits

  • SRVY 230 CO-REQUISITE:
    • M 166 or M 172 and EGEN 116
  • SRVY 474 PRE-REQUISITE:
    • EGEN 325, SRVY 230,and WRIT 201 or WRIT 221
  • SRVY 361 and SRVY 362 CO-REQUISITE:
    • BGEN 361
  • CE 463 CO-REQUISITE:
    • SRVY 230 and PHSX 207 or PHSX 222

  • CE 363 PRE-REQUISITE:
    • SRVY 230 and STAT 216 OR EGEN 350

REQUIRED COURSES

Course Subject Credits

SRVY 230

SURVEYING ** # 3

SRVY 273

CONSTRUCTION SURVEYING AND EARTHWORK ** 3
  OR  
ECIV 350 TRANSPORTATION ENGINEERING # 3
SRVY 355 ADVANCED SURVEYING COMPUTATIONS ^^ 3
SRVY 375 PHOTOGRAMMETRY ^^ 2
SRVY 361 LEGAL PRINCIPLES OF SURVEYING ^^ 3
SRVY 362 U.S. PUBLIC LAND SURVEY SYSTEM ^^ 3
SRVY 474 PROJECT DESIGN IN SURVEYING ^^ 3
  Total 20

ELECTIVE COURSES

Course Subject 9 credits required
AGEC 337 AGRICULTURAL LAW 3
ECIV 456 HIGHWAY GEOMETRIC DESIGN ^^ 3
GPHY 284 INTRODUCTION TO GIS SCIENCE AND CARTOGRAPHY 3
GPHY 357 FUNDAMENTALS & APPLICATIONS IN MAPPING 3
GPHY 384 ADVANCED GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SCIENCE 3
GPHY 426 REMOTE SENSING & DIGITAL IMAGE PROCESSING 3
GPHY 457 ADVANCED GPS MAPPING FOR GIS 3
GPHY 484 APPLIED GIS AND SPATIAL ANALYSIS 3
  Total 29

Total Credits Required –29 Semester Credits

** ALREADY IN CET CURRICULUM

# ALREADY IN CE/BREN CURRICULUM

^^ PROFESSIONAL ELECTIVE IN CET, CE, or BREN