On February 16th, FLREC Geomatics will host the Florida Surveying and Mapping Society (FSMS) Broward Chapter for its monthly meeting. The evening’s presentation is entitled “AutoCAD 2017 and Network Cybersecurity Best Practices.” The […]
Dariia Strelnikova is a visiting scholar from the Carinthia University of Applied Sciences in Austria. She will be collaborating on research here at the University of Florida FLREC Geomatics program from […]
On Thursday January 26th, UF Geomatics hosted the FSMS Broward Chapter monthly meeting at 7pm in its classrooms. The speaker, David Newcomer of. GPServ, Inc., gave an excellent presentation entitled […]
UF/IFAS Fort Lauderdale Geomatics research was published in GeoJournal. Ahmed Ahmouda and Henry Hochmair authored the paper entitled “Using Volunteered Geographic Information to Measure Name Changes of Artificial Geographical Features […]
On January 14th, UF Geomatics hosted a 6 credit FSMS continuing education course entitled “Boundaries in Florida.” This seminar acquainted attendees with the history of land ownership and case law that […]
On January 10th, Dr. Henry Hochmair presented his collaborative research with Ahmed Ahmouda and Eric Bardin entitled, “Estimating Bicycle Trip Volume for Miami-Dade County from Strava Tracking Data” at the Transportation […]
Registration for the Spring 2017 semester is underway. Important Dates: January 3 – Last day for regular registration January 4 – 1st day of classes January 6, 9-10 – Non-degree registration January 10 – Final […]
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!