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The curriculum is designed to allow the student to acquire a Bachelor of Science Degree with a major in Surveying Management, as well as to prepare him/her for an entry-level career in surveying management. This surveying management degree focuses on the management skills and business knowledge required for the environment of the surveying management field.
BACHELOR OF SCIENCE DEGREE WITH A MAJOR IN SURVEYING MANAGEMENT DESCRIPTION
The Bachelor of Science Degree with a major in Surveying Management provides instruction in management skills and surveying for construction industry specific technical and occupational subjects, such as surveying for route and boundary, platting, and geotechnical technology. The surveying degree prepares graduates for a productive career in the surveying industry as a manager or supervisor. Graduates of this program will be prepared for productive management careers in the surveying field with knowledge in surveying, estimating, and contracts.
The Bachelor of Science Degree with a major in Surveying Management provides students with a broad-based knowledge of the surveying and construction industry combined with a solid general education and extensive training in business and management applications as well as law, regulations, planning, design, theory and methods used in the surveying field.
To receive a Bachelor of Science Degree with a major in Surveying Management, students must complete 123 credits as described below. The length of this program is approximately 41 months (this will vary if a student transfers in credits).
|Codes and Standards||3.0 credit hours|
|Soil Mechanics for Construction||3.0 credit hours|
|Construction Contracts||3.0 credit hours|
|Construction Cost Estimating||3.0 credit hours|
|Managing a Construction Project||3.0 credit hours|
|Construction Techniques of Superstructures||3.0 credit hours|
|Construction Scheduling||3.0 credit hours|
|Construction Safety||3.0 credit hours|
|Statics and Strengths of Materials||3.0 credit hours|
|Construction Law||3.0 credit hours|
|Route Surveying||3.0 credit hours|
|Land Tenure and Legal Considerations||3.0 credit hours|
|Instrumentation for Surveying||3.0 credit hours|
|Geoinformatics: GPS, Remote Sensing and GIS||3.0 credit hours|
|Land Surveying and Mapping||3.0 credit hours|
|GPS Surveying||3.0 credit hours|
|Surveying Standards and Specifications||3.0 credit hours|
|Surveying Management Capstone Course||3.0 credit hours|
|Fundamentals of Surveying||3.0 credit hours|
|Introduction to Surveying Legal Environment||3.0 credit hours|
|Building Construction Drawing||3.0 credit hours|
|Construction Documents||3.0 credit hours|
|Introduction to Construction Techniques||3.0 credit hours|
|Introduction to Sustainability||3.0 credit hours|
|Interdisciplinary Studies 1||3.0 credit hours|
|Interdisciplinary Studies 2||3.0 credit hours|
|Interdisciplinary Studies 3||3.0 credit hours|
|Interdisciplinary Studies 4||3.0 credit hours|
|Interdisciplinary Studies 5||3.0 credit hours|
|Interdisciplinary Studies 6||3.0 credit hours|
|Interdisciplinary Studies 7||3.0 credit hours|
|Principles of Management||3.0 credit hours|
|Microeconomics||3.0 credit hours|
|Organization and Technology of Information Systems||3.0 credit hours|
|Accounting Principles I||3.0 credit hours|
|Accounting Principles II||3.0 credit hours|
|Construction Estimating||3.0 credit hours|
|OSHA Standards||3.0 credit hours|
* The IDS courses allow credit for appropriate prior learning. Construction, Engineering, Business Administration, Management, Accounting, Macroeconomics, Finance, Management Information Systems, International Business, and Human Resource Management are commonly accepted disciplines for transfer credit into this degree major. Additional courses may be evaluated and accepted at the discretion of the Dean of Academic Affairs or Associate Dean.
|English (6 Credit Hours)|
|English Composition I||3.0 credit hours|
|English Composition II||3.0 credit hours|
|Computer (3 Credit Hours)|
|Introduction to Computer Applications||3.0 credit hours|
|Communications (3 Credit Hours)|
|Speech||3.0 credit hours|
|Humanities / Fine Arts 3 Credit Hours)|
|American Literature||3.0 credit hours|
|Math (6 Credit Hours)|
|College Algebra||3.0 credit hours|
|College Math||3.0 credit hours|
|Statistics (required)||3.0 credit hours|
|Social Science 3 Credit Hours)|
|Political Science||3.0 credit hours|
|Natural Science (3 Credit Hours)|
|Fundamentals of Nutrition||3.0 credit hours|
|Behavioral Science (3 Credit Hours)|
|Introduction to Psychology||3.0 credit hours|
|TOTAL CREDITS REQUIRED AS DESCRIBED ABOVE||123 CREDITS|
The Surveying Degree is offered online and/or on campus.
Everglades University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award bachelor’s and master’s degrees.
100% Online Option
Option Flexible learning schedules fit for adult learning.
Multiple Campus Locations for In-Person Learning
5 campus options to choose from: Boca Raton, Miami, Orlando, Sarasota, Tampa.