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Drone Certificate Courses

Undergraduate Certificate Requirements

Earn the Certificate in Drone Operations for Visualization, Research, and Resource Management (DOVRR) by completing the following three core courses (4 credits) and three credits of electives. Seven credits are needed to complete the undergraduate certificate
Core CoursesTitleFormatTermCredits
COID 481Introduction to Unoccupied Aerial Systems (UAS) FlyingIn-Person1st 5 Weeks1
COID 482Unoccupied Aerial Systems (UAS) Flight Planning and Operations In-Person2nd 5 Weeks2
COID 483 Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Unoccupied Aerial Systems (UAS) Pilot Licensing MaterialOnlineEntire Semester1
Elective Courses
COID 484Unoccupied Aerial Systems (UAS) Imagery and VisualizationIn-PersonEntire Semester3
VIP 200, 400, 500Mapping Sagebrush RestorationIn-PersonEntire Semester1 or 2
VIP 200, 400, 500MaRS: Mapping & Remote SensingIn-PersonEntire Semester1 or 2

Graduate Certificate Requirements

Earn the Certificate in Drone Operations for Visualization, Research, and Resource Management (DOVRR) by completing the following courses. The graduate certificate is 10 credits consisting of: Three core courses (4 credits) and (6 credits) in specialization/elective courses.
Core CoursesTitleFormatTermCredits
COID 581Introduction to Unoccupied Aerial Systems (UAS) FlyingIn-Person1st 5 Weeks1
COID 582Unoccupied Aerial Systems (UAS) Flight Planning and Operations In-Person2nd 5 Weeks2
COID 583 Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Unoccupied Aerial Systems (UAS) Pilot Licensing MaterialOnlineEntire Semester1
specialization/Elective Courses
COID 584Unoccupied Aerial Systems (UAS) Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Spatial AnalysisIn-PersonEntire Semester3
VIP 200, 400, 500Mapping Sagebrush RestorationIn-PersonEntire Semester1 or 2
VIP 200, 400, 500MaRS: Mapping & Remote SensingIn-PersonEntire Semester1 or 2