Industrial Technology BS Degree / Surveying & Mapping
Department of Technology
The bachelor of science in industrial technology with an emphasis in surveying and mapping is designed for students who want to become registered professional land surveyors (RPLS).
A four-year degree with an emphasis in surveying will allow you to to take the Fundamentals of Surveying Exam, also known as the Surveyor In Training Exam (S.I.T.) which is administered by the National Council for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES) and is one of the requirements to becoming a Registered Professional Land Surveyor (RPLS) in the State of Texas.
The UT Tyler surveying and mapping program is an articulated program with Tyler Junior College and other two year institutions. A block of 30-41 hours in surveying and mapping coursework is transferred from these institutions for the program core curriculum.