222 Palisades Creek Drive
Richardson, TX 75080
How will your program use the prize money to engage your students with other professionals, introduce them to both historical and new technology, and promote licensure?
Primary efforts include:
Bachelor of Science in Geomatics, Surveying Option
The department offers a nationally recognized professional degree program that prepares students for employment within the geomatics profession and licensure as a Professional Land Surveyor (PLS). Students enjoy small classes taught by licensed professionals that emphasize fundamental theory and problem solving in a computer-intensive curriculum. Field laboratory experiences integrated throughout the curriculum provide practical skills and offer extensive opportunities to prepare students to work in teams using state-of-the art technology. Upon completing the freshman year, students often have enough experience to obtain summer employment as a survey crew member.
Taking the Fundamentals of Surveying (FS) exam is a graduation requirement, which keeps graduates on track for licensure. The broad-based nature of the curriculum ensures that graduates will be prepared to fulfill both the traditional and contemporary roles of the profession.
The department is in the final approval stage to offer both the surveying and GIS degrees fully online.
Graduates of the Oregon Tech Geomatics options will:
More Information on Our Webpage