geomatics TECHNOLOGY (surveying)

The Geomatics Technology curriculum provides training for technicians in the many areas of surveying. Surveyors are involved in land surveying, route surveying, construction surveying, photogrammetry, mapping, global positioning systems, geographical information systems, and other areas of property description and measurements. Course work includes the communication and computational skills required for boundary, construction, route, and control surveying, photogrammetry, topography, drainage, surveying law, and subdivision design, with emphasis upon applications of electronic data collection and related software including CAD.

Graduates should qualify for jobs as survey party chief, instrument person, surveying technician, highway surveyor, mapper, GPS technician, and CAD operator. Graduates will be prepared to pursue the requirements necessary to become a Registered Land Surveyor in North Carolina.


Associate Degree                Geomatics Technology (A40420)

Diploma                               Not Applicable

Certificate                            Not Applicable

Geomatics Technology Faculty:


Beymer Bevill Jr.                                                                                                                                                                     Department Chair                                                                                                                                                                                910-678-8216                                                                                                                                                                           

Cathy Autry                                                                                                                                                                                   Program Coordinator                                                                                                                                                                     910-678-8249                                                                                                                                                                     




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