Surveying - CertificateStudents completing this certificate will gain the necessary skills to expertly use computers, measuring devices, and mapping systems; to collect research; to make decisions; and to create graphic presentations. By combining hands-on training with the latest technology in surveying equipment, AutoCAD and AutoCAD Civil 3D, students will learn to read maps and plats and to produce CAD documents. A working knowledge of applicable state and federal law will also be provided. All courses apply towards the Associate in Applied Science in Civil Engineering Technology with a grade “C” or better.
Credit Requirements: 24 semester credit hours
Career OutlookEmployment opportunities can be found in the following fields:
- Licensed land surveyors
- Civil engineering firms
- United States Geological Survey (USGS)
- US Bureau of Land Management (BLM)
- Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
- Army Corps of Engineers
- Horry County
For more information about gainful employment, visit: http://www.hgtc.edu/righttoknow.
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