DRAFT 2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Mar 28, 2020  
DRAFT 2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog

Surveying and Mapping B.S.


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Contact Information

Phone: (470) 578-5076

Program Description

Students cover the principles and techniques of field measurements and adjustments, boundary, topographic, geodetic, route and construction surveys. This program allows students to develop maps from field measurements, design and layout construction projects, plan subdivision developments, and establish horizontal and vertical control using satellite geodesy.

Students also cover topics from civil and construction engineering, including structures, fluid mechanics, hydrology and the design and construction of highways. The program exceeds the State of Georgia academic registration requirements to become a Registered Land Surveyor and is the only ABET accredited surveying program in Georgia. 

Admission Requirements

This program does not have specific admission requirements and only admission to Kennesaw State University is required. For more information, please visit the Admissions section of the Catalog.

Graduation Requirements

Each student is expected to meet the Academic Policies Graduation Policies and Procedures outlined in the Academic Policies section of the Catalog.

Accreditation

The Surveying and Mapping Program is accredited by the Applied Science Accreditation Commission of ABET (http://www.abet.org) and offered through the Civil and Construction Engineering Department.

The Surveying and Mapping Program is the only ABET accredited surveying program in the State of Georgia. Students are taught the principles and techniques of field measurements and adjustments, boundary, topographic, geodetic, route and construction surveys.

Program of Study

General Education Core Curriculum (Areas A-E) (42 Credit Hours)


See listing of requirements  

General Education Core Curriculum Requirements Specific to This Major


Science Majors must take MATH 1113 in Area A2 and MATH 1190 in Area D1.

Upper Level Electives (6 Credit Hours)


SURV 3XXX or 4XXX

MATH 3260   Linear Algebra

MGT 3XXX or 4XXX (advisor approval required)

GEOG 3XXX or 4XXX (advisor approval required)

SCI 3XXX or 4XXX (advisor approval required)

CM 3XXX or 4XXX (advisor approval required)

ENVS 3XXX or 4XXX (advisor approval required)

Appropriate electives will earn GIS certificate, see advisor

Free Elective (3 Credit Hours)


Any course in the university curriculum.

Program Total (121 Hours)


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