Can you get a land surveying degree online?
* Yes. Recently Oklahoma State University Oklahoma City has released a 100% online Associate of Applied Science in Surveying Technology that will allow you sit if the Fundamentals of Surveying exam in Oklahoma. It may also meet the requirements in your state.
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You can obtain this information by going to www.collegeboard.com/splash/ and using the sites College MatchMaker search engine, or click on the related links section below to go directly to the site. You can research colleges and universities by name, or by programs of study, or by geographical location, size, or combinations of all etc. The site will provide you with a list of institutions based on your request. It will give you the schools background, accreditation, degree offerings, programs of study, entrance requirements, tuition and fees, athletic programs etc. and a link to each institutions official web page. Make sure the college or university has a regional accreditation (most important). Practice navigating this site. It will be well worth the time and effort.
You can buy surveying equipment at TigerSupplies.com/surveying. Yahoo has a directory of equipment providers here (http://dir.yahoo.com/Business_and_Economy/Business_to_Business/Engineering/Civil_Engineering/Land_Surveying/Supplies/Equipment/). You can buy land surveying equipment by visiting http://www.professionalequipment.com/surveying-instrument-digital-transit-neth-203-northwest-instrument-10220/laser-levels/?source=pegs. They cost about $1,200.
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