SAVE THE DATES! The UF Fort Lauderdale REC Geomatics program will be hosting three upcoming Florida Surveying and Mapping Society Broward Chapter meetings. 9/30 (Tuesday) – Round table discussion comparing […]
The 4-part Resuable Learning Object (RLOs) series of instructional videos covering LiDAR Remote Sensing created by Adam Benjamin and Henry Hochmair was recently published. They are now available for your […]
On Thursday July 24th, the UF Fort Lauderdale Geomatics program hosted the Florida Surveying and Mapping Society‘s Broward Chapter monthly chapter meeting. Eric Augusto, Broward County Surveyor, was the speaker […]
Dr. Henry Hochmair and Sreten Cvetojevic collaborated on a presentation and proceedings paper entitled “Assessing the Usability of Georeferenced Tweets for the Extraction of Travel Patterns: A Case Study for […]
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!