Printer Friendly Version
|Geospatial Technology (AS)
||Engineering and Applied Technology
Total Units: 45.5
Catalog rights may apply, see a counselor for more information.
The Geospatial Technology certificate/degree prepares students for variety of technical positions in many different professions. Geospatial Technology incorporates new technology with traditional disciplines by mapping and analyzing things that exist and events that happen on earth.
Students interested in a suggested order for taking classes in this program, please view the recommended course sequence.
The requirements for the Geospatial Technology (AS) program are:
Complete 45.5 units from
- Geospatial Technology Core Requirements
- Geospatial Technology Elective Requirements
- Information Learning Resources Requirement
|Geospatial Technology Core Requirements - complete 41.50 units|
|APTECH 45||Basic Drafting Skills||1.50|
|APTECH 46||Introduction to Computer-Aided Drafting||2.00|
|BOT 73.13A||Microsoft Excel, Core||1.50|
|BOT 73.13B||Microsoft Excel, Expert||1.50|
|BOT 73.14A||Microsoft Access, Core||1.50|
|BOT 73.14B||Microsoft Access, Expert||1.50|
|GEOG 4||Physical Geography||3.00|
|GIS 50||Introduction to Geographic Information Systems (GIS)||3.00|
|GIS 51||Intermediate Geographic Information Systems (GIS)||3.00|
|GIS 52||Advanced Geographic Information Systems (GIS)||3.00|
|GIS 53||Cartography in Geographic Information Systems (GIS)||3.00|
|GIS 54||Data Acquisition in Geographic Information Systems (GIS)||3.00|
|Complete any combination totaling at least 4.00 units from the following:|
|APTECH 90A||Applied Mathematics||4.00|
|MATH 155||Intermediate Algebra||4.00|
|Complete a combination totaling at least 4.00 units from the following:|
|APTECH 90B||Quantitative Reasoning in Applied Technology||4.00|
|MATH 27||College Algebra and Trigonometry||5.00|
|MATH 25 AND||College Algebra||3.00|
|Geospatial Technology Elective Requirements - complete 3.00 units|
|Complete any combination totaling at least 3.00 units from the following:|
|CEST 51||Civil Drafting Technology||3.00|
|CEST 98||Independent Study in Civil & Surveying Technology||1.00-3.00|
|CEST 99I||Civil Engineering Tech Occupational Work Experience Intern||0.50-8.00|
|GEOG 3||Regional Geography of the World||3.00|
|NRM 121||Global Positioning Systems||2.00|
|NRM 87||Geographic Information Systems Appl in Natural Resources||3.00|
|SURV 50||Introduction to Plane Surveying||4.00|
|SURV 51||Plane Surveying Applications||4.00|
|SURV 55||Introduction to GPS for Civil, Surveying & Land Development||2.00|
|Information Learning Resources Requirement - complete 1.00 units|
|Complete any combination totaling at least 1.00 units from the following:|
|LIR 10||Introduction to Information Literacy||1.00|
|LIR 30||Introduction to Information Literacy for Research Projects||1.00|
The requirements for this program of study are effective beginning the semester shown above. If you began working on this program before the effective semester, you may not be affected by the changes. Consult with the program contact person or the department chair to determine your eligibility to complete the program under previous requirements.
Associate Degree Requirements:
The major is one of several requirements students need to fulfill in order to be awarded the Associate Degree, the highest level of academic achievement recognized by Santa Rosa Junior College. Please note that all of the following requirements must be met in order for the degree to be conferred:
For all students admitted for the Fall 2009 term or any term thereafter,
a grade of "C" or better, or "P" if the course is taken on a pass/no pass basis,
is required for each course applied toward the major.
Course Prerequisites and Advisories:
Courses in a program of study may have prerequisites or advisories;
that is, courses that must or should be completed before taking that course.
Please check for prerequisites or advisories by clicking on the course numbers
in the Program Requirements section.