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 […]
Registration for the Spring 2019 semester opens October 29th. Important Dates: January 4 – Last day for regular registration January 7 – 1st day of classes January 9-11 – Non-degree registration January […]
The collaboration between the University of Florida Geomatics @ Fort Lauderdale research group and the Carinthia University of Applied Sciences in Austria was highlighted in their latest departmental newsletter. We look forward […]
On November 16th, the University of Florida Geomatics program was excited to co-organize the Fall 2018 LiDAR Workshop with the Florida Region of the American Society of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (FL-ASPRS). The event was held […]
On November 8th, Ahmed Ahmouda successfully defended his PhD dissertation entitled, “Analyzing the Effect of Political and Natural Crises on Contribution Patterns to Crowed-Sourced Data Platforms and Social Media Activities”. […]
On November 7th, Dr. Henry Hochmair presented geospatial research to a campus wide audience in his talk entitled, “Selected Aspects of Geospatial Crowd-Sourcing Platforms”. Thank you to all who attended!
On November 1st, Adam Benjamin represented the University of Florida Geomatics program at the 8th Annual Southwest Florida GIS Symposium. This annual 1 day GIS event at the Minnesota Twins Player Development […]
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!