Ohio Board-Approved Surveying Courses

Applicants with an EAC/ABET accredited Civil Engineering degree that are applying to take the NCEES FS and PS examination must complete 16 semester hours of Board-approved surveying coursework, including one course in each of the following categories: Boundary Surveying, Control Surveying, Historical Development of Ohio Surveying, Route or Construction Surveying, and Ohio Minimum Standards and Laws and Ethics.

Table 1. Boundary Surveying Courses

Table 2. Control Surveying Courses

Table 3. Historic Development of Ohio Surveying Courses

Table 4. Route or Construction Surveying Courses

Table 5. Ohio Minimum Standards and Laws and Ethics Courses

Table 6. Upper-Level Surveying Courses

 Table 1. Boundary Surveying Courses
Institution
and
Course Number
Total
Credit
Hours
Boundary
Surveying
Credit
University of Akron
2980:228 3 sem 3 sem
2980:315 3 sem 3 sem
Cincinnati State Technical and Community College
CET 252 4 sem 4 sem
Columbus State Community College
SURV 2490 3 sem 3 sem
Ohio University
CE 2100 1 sem 1 sem
CE 4110 2 sem 2 sem
Ohio State University
CE 5412 4 sem  4 sem 
Owens Community College
SVT 260 2 sem 2 sem
Sinclair Community College
CAT 2581 3 sem 3 sem
 Table 2. Control Surveying Courses
Institution
and
Course Number
Total
Credit
Hours
Boundary
Surveying
Credit
University of Akron
2980:225 3 sem
Cincinnati State Technical and Community College
CET 260 4 sem
Columbus State Community College
SURV 2480 4 sem
Ohio University
CE 4150/5150 2 sem
Ohio State University
CE 5441 3 sem   
Owens Community College
SVT 250 3 sem 1 sem
Sinclair Community College
CAT 2531 4 sem
 Table 3. Historic Development of Ohio Surveying Courses
Institution
and
Course Number
Total
Credit
Hours
Boundary
Surveying
Credit
University of Akron
2980:427 2 sem  
2980:428 2 sem  
Cincinnati State Technical and Community College
CET 251 4 sem 4 sem
Columbus State Community College
SURV 1420 2 sem  
Ohio University
CE 4100 1 sem 1 sem
Ohio State University
CE 5411  4 sem 4 sem 
Owens Community College
SVT 265 2 sem 2 sem
 Table 4. Route or Construction Surveying Courses
Institution
and
Course Number
Total
Credit
Hours
Boundary
Surveying
Credit
University of Akron
2980:222 3 sem  
2980:420 3 sem  
Cincinnati State Technical and Community College
CET 250 4 sem  
Columbus State Community College
SURV 2410 4 sem  
University of Dayton
CEE 214 2 sem  
Ohio University
CE 3110 3 sem  
Ohio State University
CE 5410  3 sem  
Owens Community College
SVT 225 3 sem  
SVT 230 & 231 5 sem 1 sem
Sinclair Community College
CAT 2561 2 sem   
 Table 5. Ohio Minimum Standards and
 Table 5. Laws and Ethics Courses
Institution
and
Course Number
Total
Credit
Hours
Boundary
Surveying
Credit
University of Akron
2980:415 3 sem 3 sem
Cincinnati State Technical and Community College
CET 267 4 sem  
Columbus State Community College
SURV 2450 3 sem 3 sem
Ohio University
CE 4000 1 sem  
CE 4100  1 sem 1 sem
Ohio State University
CE 2090  1 sem  
Owens Community College
SVT 260 1 sem 1 sem
SVT 265 1 sem 1 sem
 Table 6. Upper Level Surveying Courses
Institution
and
Course Number
Total
Credit
Hours
Boundary
Surveying
Credit
Cincinnati State Technical and Community College
CET 277 4 sem  
CET 287 4 sem  
University of Dayton
GEO 450 3 sem  
Ohio University
CE 4910 2 sem  1 sem
GEOG 4730/5730 4 sem  
Ohio State University
CE 5461 4 sem   
CE 6431 4 sem   
Sinclair Community College
CAT 2501 2 sem