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 Geomatics Program at the University of Florida is seeking a prospective PhD student to work on spatio-temporal analysis of Volunteered Geographic Information. The research will be primarily carried out […]
Ahmed Ahmouda, Dr. Henry Hochmair, and Sreten Cvetojevic co-authored a paper entitled “Analyzing the Effect of Earthquakes on OpenStreetMap Contribution Patterns and Tweeting Activities” for the Journal of Geo-spatial Information […]
UF Geomatics @ FTL hosted the monthly FSMS Broward meeting on July 24th. Adam Benjamin gave a presentation entitled “Incorporating Drones into Land Administration and Management with Global Land Alliance.” […]
Adam Benjamin represented the UF Geomatics program at the 2018 ESRI User Conference. The annual conference had over 18,000 geospatial practitioners in attendance. This year, Adam gave a well-attended presentation […]
UF Geomatics @ FTL hosted the June monthly FSMS Broward meeting on June 20th. Kaylee Lamanna and Matthew Slaven from Craven Thompson & Associates gave a presentation entitled “Integrating ArcGIS & Surveying: A […]
On June 15th, UF Geomatics @ FTL welcomed the FSMS Geospatial Users Group to its facilities. The User Group had a presentation and discussion on upcoming changes to Florida’s State […]
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!