SURVEY YOUR CAREER.


Get the specific surveying skills you need for a spot on a survey crew.

Surveying technicians in South Carolina earn $38,250 on average, according to 2018 reports from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

TCL’s Engineering Surveying certificate program provides you with the training you need to perform the high level tasks on a survey crew, such as instrument person, rod person, or crew chief.

The 8-credit-hour certificate program includes courses in beginning and advanced engineering surveying and covers land surveying, linear measurement, laws, calculations ,engineering astronomy and more. This program is eligible for the S.C. Wins Scholarship, which can pay up to $65 per credit hour.

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    HANDS-ON

    Learn to use survey equipment and collect field data.

    SKILLS

    Learn the skills required for land development.

    DIVERSE PROGRAM

    The 8-credit-hour certificate program includes courses in beginning and advanced engineering surveying.

    ACCREDITATION


    Technical College of the Lowcountry is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award Associate Degrees, Diplomas, and Certificates. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Technical College of the Lowcountry.

    PROGRAM COST


    Tuition: 8 credits x $190 per credit = $1,520.

    Remember, this is before S.C. Lottery Tuition Assistance and other financial aid, which could drop your costs by more than half. In fact, after financial aid, many TCL students attend for free.

    *Based on Fall 2019 in-state, in-service-area tuition. Your actual cost may differ. Does not include fees, books and other costs. Qualifications vary.

    WHAT PEOPLE ARE SAYING


    “TCL gave me a great start to a new career.”

    Joseph E. Chappell

    Graduate

    Program Dean


    Shunda Ware

    Dean, Business and Industrial Technologies

    843-525-8238

    Beaufort Mather Campus, Bldg. 14, Rm. 118

    Instructors


    Timothy Newsome

    Building Construction Instructor

    843-525-8290

    Beaufort Mather Campus, Bldg. 16, Rm. 121