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Geomatics Curriculum Maps

Choose a Bachelor of Science in Geomatics option below to view appropriate curriculum map.

Surveying Option Curriculum

Required courses and recommended terms during which they should be taken:

These maps are provided for general planning purposes only. Students should consult with their academic advisor for complete degree requirements.

FallWinterSpring
GIS103 The Digital Earth 3    
GME161 Plane Surveying I 4    
MATH112 Trigonometry 4    
WRI121 English Composition 3    
Total   14    
CE203 Engineering Graphics   3  
GME134 Geographic Information Systems   3  
GME175 Computations and Platting   3  
MATH251 Differential Calculus   4  
WRI122 Argumentative Writing   3  
Total     16  
GIS205 GIS Data Integration     2
GME162 Plane Surveying II     4
MATH252 Integral Calculus     4
SPE111 Public Speaking     3
Social Science Elective     3
Total       16
FallWinterSpring
GME163 Route Surveying 4    
GME241 Boundary Law I 3    
MATH254N Vector Calculus I 4    
PHY221 General Physics with Calculus 4    
Total   15    
GME242 Land Descriptions and Cadastre   2  
GME264 Digital Design for Surveying   2  
PHY222 General Physics with Calculus   4  
WRI227 Technical Report Writing   3  
Social Science Elective   3  
Total     14  
GME372 Subdivision Planning and Platting     3
MATH361 Statistical Methods I     4
PHY223 General Physics with Calculus     4
Humanities Elective     3
Total       14
FallWinterSpring
GIS306 Geospatial Raster Analysis 4    
GME343 Boundary Surveys 4    
MIS113 Intro to Relational Databases 3    
WRI327 Advanced Technical Writing 3    
Social Science Elective 3    
Total   17    
GIS316 Geospatial Vector Analysis I   4  
GME466 Boundary Law II   3  
SPE321 Small Group and Team Communication   3  
ENV/GIS/GME Elective   4  
Math Elective*   3  
Total     17  
BUS226 Business Law     3
GME351 Construction and Engineering Surveying     3
GME444 Adjustment by Least Squares     4
MGT345 Engineering Economy     3
Humanities Elective     3
Total       16
FallWinterSpring
BUS304 Engineering Management 3    
GME425 Remote Sensing 4    
GME451 Geodesy 4    
MIS118 Programming Fundamentals 4    
Total   15    
GME452 Map Projections   3  
GME454 GNSS Surveying   4  
Science Elective   4  
Social Science Elective   3  
Total     14  
GME468 Geomatics Practicum     2
Business Elective     3
Humanities Elective     3
Science Elective**     4
Total       12

Total credits required for B.S. in Geomatics, Surveying Option: 180

* Students must demonstrate advancement in educational content, courses must not be lower level than courses in the required curriculum. MATH 341 or MATH 362 recommended.
** GEOL 201 Physical Geology recommended.
Note: Humanities and Social Science electives must be approved by the department.


Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Option Curriculum

Required courses and recommended terms during which they should be taken:

These maps are provided for general planning purposes only. Students should consult with their academic advisor for complete degree requirements.

FallWinterSpring
GIS103 The Digital Earth 3    
GME161 Plane Surveying I 4    
MATH111 College Algebra 4    
WRI121 English Composition 3    
Total   14    
CE203 Engineering Graphics   3  
GIS134 Geographic Information Systems   3  
GME175 Computations and Platting   3  
MATH112 Trigonometry   4  
Social Science Elective   3  
Total     16  
GIS205 GIS Data Integration     2
GME162 Plane Surveying II     4
MATH251 Differential Calculus     4
SPE111 Public Speaking     3
WRI122 Argumentative Writing     3
Total       16
FallWinterSpring
GIS306 Geospatial Raster Analysis 4    
GME241 Boundary Law I 3    
MATH252 Integral Calculus 4    
PHY221 General Physics with Calculus 4    
Total   15    
GIS316 Geospatial Vector Analysis I   4  
GME242 Land Descriptions and Cadastre   2  
MATH254N Vector Calculus I   4  
PHY222 General Physics with Calculus   4  
Total     14  
GIS426 Geospatial Vector Analysis II     4
MATH361 Statistical Methods I     4
MIS275 Introduction to Relational Databases     3
Social Science Elective     3
Total       14
FallWinterSpring
GIS446 GIS Database Development 4    
MIS118 Programming Fundamentals 4    
SPE321 Small Group and Team Communication 3    
WRI227 Technical Report Writing 3    
Total   14    
GIS332 Customizing the GIS Environment I   4  
MIS218 Database Programming   4  
MIS341 Relational Database Design I   4  
Math Elective*   3  
Total     15  
BUS226 Business Law     3
GIS432 Customizing the GIS Environment II     4
MGT345 Engineering Economy     3
Social Science Elective     3
Social Science Elective     3
Total       16
FallWinterSpring
BUS304 Engineering Management 3    
GME425 Remote Sensing 4    
GME451 Geodesy 4    
WRI327 Advanced Technical Writing 3    
Humanities Elective 3    
Total   17    
GIS456 GIS Web Services and Management   3  
GME452 Map Projections   3  
GME455 GNSS Surveying for GIS   4  
Humanities Elective   3  
Science Elective   4  
Total     17  
GME468 Geomatics Practicum     2
Business Elective (upper-division)**     3
Humanities Elective     3
Science Elective     4
Total       12

Total credits required for B.S. in Geomatics, Geographic Information Systems Option: 180

* Students must demonstrate advancement in educational content, courses must not be lower level than courses in the required curriculum. MATH 341 or MATH 362 recommended.
** BUS 356 recommended.
Note: Humanities and Social Science electives must be approved by the department.