St. Cloud Technical and Community College
1540 Northway Drive
Saint Cloud, MN 56303

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St. Cloud Technical and Community College


Land Surveying/Civil Engineering Technology

St. Cloud Technical and Community College

Program Details

  • Award: Associate in Applied Science
  • Credits: 70
  • Delivery: Land/Campus
  • WIA certified: YES
  • Emphases: N/A

About this Program

The Land Surveying/Civil Engineering Technology Program prepares individuals for employment as engineering/surveying technicians. Students learn surveying and drafting techniques, along with design and construction practices pertaining to sewer, water, streets, roads, and land surveying. Students are introduced to modern surveying equipment (including GPS, Total Station, Robotic Total Station); computer applications; computer aided drafting and design using Advanced Autodesk Civil 3D software; and surveying methods. Technicians must be able to work with other professional people, as well as the general public on a day-to-day basis. Working conditions for technicians may involve a variety of indoor and/or outdoor settings. Problem solving and critical thinking skills are essential to this profession.

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