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Welcome to Surveying Engineering Technology

Combination of Surveying, Practical Engineering, and Business

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The Surveying Engineering Technology program is a surveying program that focuses on skills and education required for professional practice. Starting with a basic grounding in mathematics and the physical sciences, the student is concurrently and progressively taught:




  • Construction Surveying
  • Global Positioning Systems
  • Geodesy & Geodetic Surveying
  • Cadastral Surveying
  • Boundary Retracement Surveying
  • Remote Sensing
  • Photogrammetry
  • Geographic Information Systems
  • Data Collection
  • Engineering Economics
  • Small Business Management
  • Accounting
  • Ethics
  • Business & Professional Communications
  • Civil Engineering Technology
  • Land Development

Surveying combines knowledge in mathematics, computers, history, geography, art, business, and communication; coupled with a love of the outdoors (hunting, fishing, snowmobiles, cross country skiing, kayaking, canoeing, hiking, and ATV trail riding) to provide a rewarding career emphasizing independence and responsibility.

Surveying provides a rewarding outdoor career that begins with enrollment in the surveying engineering technology program at the University of Maine.