On April 6th, Professor Henry Hochmair was awarded the 2013 SFRC Outstanding Faculty Award for the Geomatics program by the SFRC Forestry Graduate Student Organization. Likewise, Dennis Zielstra was awarded [...]
Adam Benjamin was awarded an ASPRS Presidential Citation for his motivating enthusiasm and outstanding leadership of the ASPRS Student Advisory Council at the ASPRS 2013 Annual Conference in Baltimore, Maryland. [...]
Adam Benjamin will be participating in the 2013 Annual ASPRS (American Society of Photogrammetry & Remote Sensing) Conference entitled “Confluence by the Bay – A Gathering of Geospatial Insights” in [...]
National Surveyors Week was celebrated nationwide March 17-23, according to the National Society of Professional Surveyors (NSPS). The always popular GPS Day was held in conjunction with National Surveyors Week [...]
About FLREC Geomatics
Welcome to the home of the Geomatics Program at the Fort Lauderdale Research & Education Center! Our degree programs cover a broad spectrum of geospatial subject areas including professional surveying, geographic information systems, global positioning systems (GPS), photogrammetry, cartography, geodesy, mapping, geographic information sciences (GIS), remote sensing, integrated land studies, land development, and environmental assessment.
Our program reaches students in the South Florida area including Broward, Miami Dade, Palm Beach, Monroe, Collier, Martin, Okeechobee, Indian River, and St. Lucie counties. From right here in your community, we offer a Bachelor of Science, Master of Science, and Doctor of Philosophy degree in Geomatics from the University of Florida.
Incoming students have graduated from local colleges or other universities with backgrounds ranging from Engineering to Natural Resources. If you are a prospective student, please look around this site at the many opportunities that are available.
This degree program leads to diverse and well-paying professional career opportunities. A number of scholarships, internships, and assistantships are available to get you there.
Please feel free to contact us to schedule an advising appointment and explore your options. We look forward to hearing from you!