Surveying Technology

Mission Statement
The mission of the Vincennes University Surveying program is to prepare students with the technical skills necessary to enter careers in land surveying, engineering, mapping or other related areas.  Skills will include knowledge of boundary, construction and route surveying as well as preparation of survey related drawings and maps.  The professional status of Indiana Registered Land Surveyor may be achieved with the required work experience.

Program Learning Outcomes
Students who complete course work in the Surveying program will be able to:

  • utilize modern measurement techniques to acquire spatial data.
  • employ industry-standard software to solve technical problems.
  • interpret construction plans to determine proper location for control monuments.
  • create boundary surveys that meet Indiana Minimum Standards.
  • apply Case Law to make boundary determinations.