Surveying and Mapping Technology

This position requires the right global positioning.

If GPS devices fascinate you or you simply love geography, try this job on for size. Today surveyors and mappers utilize technology like never before in a growing field for which we can prepare you for a career.

What can we offer you?

Our program is designed to help you find a job. We prepare you for Kentucky licensing exams and teach you to solve problems in surveying and mapping technology. You can earn a degree, diploma, or two different certificates.

What will I study?

Topographical, boundary and other mapping/surveying projects, in addition to Global Positioning System (GPS) surveys. You use computer mapping and coordinate geometry software to:

  • Establish essential data
  • Keep notes
  • Develop preliminary sketches
  • Prepare working drawings, profile and section maps, volume calculations, and topographic maps