GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEMS TECHNOLOGY - ENGINEERING ASSISTANT
(Level I Certificate)
- Students pursuing this certificate are waived from the Texas Success Initiative (TSI) standards, but must meet course prerequisites.
- Students must earn at least 25% of the credit hours required for graduation through instruction by the college awarding the degree.
Degree Plan Code: C1.GIS.ENGR.ASST.09
This Geographic Information Systems Engineering Assistant Certificate will prepare graduates to perform the duties necessary to assist a surveyor or engineer. Upon completion of this certificate program, the student will be able to use a variety of mapping application programs; acquire and correlate data from global positioning systems (GPS), surveying, and other sources; maintain spatial data; and present the results in a cartographic format. The program utilizes both classroom and laboratory experiences.
||Special Topics in Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General
||Geographic Information Systems Applications
||Introduction to Speech Communication OR
||Fundamentals of Public Speaking
|Minimum Hours Required