Registration for the Spring 2018 semester is underway. Important Dates: January 5 – Last day for regular registration January 8 – 1st day of classes January 10-12 – Non-degree registration January 12 – Final […]
Our UF Geomatics @ Fort Lauderdale research group is growing! Please see the announcement below. Open PhD position in Geomatics/GIS at the University of Florida Research area: Spatio-temporal analysis […]
The University of Florida Geomatics program is proud to bring its research expertise in the field of mapping with small Unmanned Aerial Systems (a.k.a. drones) to the classroom. The first mapping with […]
Dr. Henry Hochmair, Levente Juhasz, and Sreten Cvetojevic collaborated on a peer-reviewed paper entitled “Data Quality of Points of Interest in Selected Mapping and Social Media Platforms.” The paper can […]
On December 5th, UF Geomatics welcomed Somerset Academy back to its campus to discuss geospatial career opportunities in STEM (science, technology, engineering, math). Recent graduate, Edith Cooper, gave an excellent presentation to […]
Congratulations to Adam Benjamin on receiving his Florida Professional Surveyor and Mapper (PSM) license! For more information on surveyor and mapper licensing in Florida, visit the Florida Department of Agriculture […]
On November 16th, Richard Pryce of Craven Thompson & Associates gave an updated seminar at the FSMS Broward meeting entitled “GIS Applications for Surveying and Mapping.” With 37 members in attendance, interest […]
Adam Benjamin represented the University of Florida Geomatics program at the Southwest Florida GIS Symposium on November 2nd. This annual GIS event in Fort Myers continues to grow year over year. It is […]
About UF Geomatics @ Fort Lauderdale
Welcome to the home of the University of Florida 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!