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Geomatics Engineering, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #494 (BCR) California, PA, United States
Geomatics Engineering is the management of global infrastructure through the collection, measuring, monitoring and archiving of geospatial data. We offer a bachelor degree in Geomatics Engineering at California State University, Fresno. 
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Overview

Geomatics engineers contribute to the welfare and safety of the public through administering appropriate research and advanced mapping techniques. Examples of geomatics career fields are: land surveying; urban planning; space exploration; agriculture; transportation; and geomarketing.

At California State University, Fresno, the mission of the Geomatics Engineering Program is to provide a unique educational experience that enriches the lives of GME students. The program teaches necessary discipline-related knowledge and skills to prepare students for their competency in the profession. Students learn how to protect the health and welfare of the public while expanding their base of knowledge through research and scholarship. Graduates of the program serve throughout the state, the nation and the world at large.

What You Can Learn

  • How private land ownership rights have shaped the development of our nation into a superpower
  • Computer-aided mapping
  • Theory and concepts of navigation systems emphasizing real-time GPS
  • United States Public Land Survey System

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    124 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Geomatics Engineering Seminar
  • Introduction to Geomatics Engineering
  • Engineering Surveying Laboratory
  • Geomatics
  • Internship in Geomatics Engineering
  • GPS Theory and Application

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    61

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  • Minimum required score:

    6

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General Requirements

  • Submit a Cal State Apply online and pay $55 USD (non-refundable) by credit card or Submit the Paper Application
  • Official English language proficiency
  • Original or certificated copies of in-progress or final transcripts
  • A copy of graduation certificate (if applicable)
  • Financial document (no older than 6 months) & Affidavit of Support from sponsors showing the amount and source of support for a minimum of one school year of study
  • A copy of the biographic information/photo page in your passport
  • Statement of purpose, principal's or teacher's recommendation is encouraged not required

Tuition Fee

  • International

    16089 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16089 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for California

  • 1000 - 1500 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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