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About this Program

Certificates must contain at least nine credits of coursework that are unique to that program out of all other certificates and minors.

School Information

The School of Forest Resources & Conservation is a unit within the Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (IFAS) and the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences (CALS). The school is home to three distinct yet integrated program areas: Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, Forest Resources and Conservation, and Geomatics. The school’s faculty, staff, and students conduct research, teaching, and extension that cuts across a wide range of environments and disciplines.


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Students must have a high-school diploma or the equivalent and they must have completed all course prerequisites before enrolling in any course. Degree-seeking geomatics majors are not eligible for this certificate.

Required Courses

SUR 3103CGeomatics3
SUR 3641Survey Computations3
Approved electives9
Total Credits15


Approved Electives

GIS 3072CGeographic Information Systems3
SUR 3323Visualization of Spatial Information3
SUR 4201Route Geometrics and Design3
SUR 4403Cadastral Principles3
SUR 4430Surveying and Mapping Practice3