Surveying, Mapping, and Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) Technology

Drones, maps, lasers, GPS, and Computers – it doesn’t get much better than that!

Learn how these technologies come together to map the Earth, save lives, and analyze our environment. Students will gain hands-on experience with the technologies that are mapping our world.

  • Explore the latest state-of-the-art hardware, from drones, GPS, and Laser Total Stations to the latest mapping and 3D software.
  • Work with the same tools used every day by surveyors, urban planners, archaeologists, construction managers, police, and countless other professionals.
  • Includes preparation and exam fee for FAA Remote Pilot Certification.
  • Opportunity for paid internship following successful completion of program.
  • No textbooks required for this class.
Registration Information

SUR 2096-001

CRN: 84080

Dates and Time

  • February 6 – April 30
  • Tuesday & Thursday 3:00 – 5:50 p.m.

Location

CNM Advanced Technology Center, Room 130 (Map)
4700 Alameda Blvd. NE
Albuquerque, NM  87113

Career Pathways Covered
Surveying and Technicians Civil Engineer GIS Analyst Photogrammetry
Entry Level Salary $26,060 $52,900 $45,450 $39,470
Average Salary $44,800 $87,940 $74,260 $61,880
Education Required None/Job Training Degree Degree Certificate/Degree

 

Source: New Mexico Department of Workforce Solutions and U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

 

 

Complete the online admissions process by going to cnm.edu/dualcredit. Be sure to select Dual Credit as your application type and you won’t be charged for tuition or registration fees.