Surveying Technology (Certificate N0868)

Natural Sciences 
Skills Certificate 

The Surveying Technology Certificate provides students with introductory skills that lead to a career in Surveying Technology. There is a focus on the examination and documenting of an area’s boundaries and features for the purposes of constructing a map, plan, or description. Students will complete substantial projects to develop a portfolio to aid in their career prospects. This certificate may aid in the student's search for an entry-level position as a surveying technician, computer aided drafting (CAD) technician, field technician or transfer into a surveying technology related program.

Course Prefix Course Name Units
ENGR 1Introduction to Engineering2
ENGR 18Introduction to Engineering Graphics3
ENGR 24Engineering Graphics4
MATH 150Trigonometry3
or MATH 160 Precalculus Mathematics
or MATH 180 Calculus and Analytic Geometry
SURV 1ASurveying3
SURV 1BSurveying3
Total Units18-19

Please see the Mt. San Antonio College Engineering, Engineering Technology and Surveying Program Website for updated information on program courses, transfer help, extracurricular activities, faculty contact information and more.

Program Learning Outcomes

Review Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs) for this program.

Looking for guidance? A counselor can help.  This Guided Pathways for Success (GPS) is a suggested sequence of coursework needed for program completion. It is not an official educational plan. Schedule an appointment with a counselor or advisor as soon as possible to create an individualized Mountie Academic Plan (MAP) specific to your goals and needs.

Plan of Study Grid
Fall Term 1Units
ENGR 1 Introduction to Engineering 2
MATH 150 Trigonometry 3
ENGR 18 Introduction to Engineering Graphics 3
Spring Term 1
SURV 1A Surveying 3
ENGR 24 Engineering Graphics 4
Fall Term 2
SURV 1B Surveying 3
Certificate:Surveying Technology E0432 2  
Submit petition to Admissions Records Submit petition to Admissions Records  
 Total Units18
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