Surveying for Civil Engineers, Certificate

Certificate in Surveying for Civil Engineers (298111C)

The Surveying for Civil Engineers certificate program is designed for BSCE graduates to be able to meet the academic requirements of Ohio Revised Code 4733.11 - Professional Surveyor License Qualifications. All courses taken may be applied to an A.A.S. degree in Land Surveying and/or the B.S. degree in Surveying and Mapping.

The following information has official approval of The Department of Civil Engineering and The College of Engineering and Polymer Science, but is intended only as a guide. Completion of this certificate is contingent upon many factors, including but not limited to: class availability, total number of required credits, work schedule, finances, family, course drops/withdrawals, successfully passing courses, prerequisites, among others.

The following courses constitute a "Certificate in Surveying for Civil Engineers" and must be completed with a minimum grade point average of 2.0 overall for the certificate to be noted on the student’s record.


Required Courses17
Total Hours17

Required Courses 

SURV:222Construction Surveying 13
SURV:225Advanced Surveying 13
SURV:228Boundary Surveying 13
SURV:315Boundary Control & Legal Principles 23
SURV:415Legal Aspects of Surveying 23
SURV:427Ohio Lands 22
Total Hours17