Certification Examination Matrices

Certification Examination Matrices by Certification Discipline

Focus Area

Certified
Photogrammetrist

Certified
Mapping Scientist
GIS/LIS
Certified
Mapping Scientist
Remote Sensing
Certified
Mapping Scientist
Lidar
Math/Science 13-15% 14-16% 14-16% 10-16%
Engineering/Surveying 6-7% 5-6% 5-6% 5-6%
Physics 9-11% 7-9% 9-10% 9-10%
Imaging 12-15% 18-20% 25-28% 12-15%
Photogrammetry 25-27% 10-13% 10-14% 10-15%
GIS 12-15% 21-23% 12-15% 10-15%
Lidar 4-6% 4-6% 4-6% 25-30%
Ethics/General 15% 15% 15% 15%

 

 

Focus Area

Certified
Photogrammetric Technologist

Certified
GIS/LIS Technologist
Certified
Remote Sensing Technologist
Certified
Lidar Technologist
Mathematics 10% 10% 10% 10%
Earth Science 4% 4% 4% 4%
Basic Surveying 10% 10% 10% 6%
Physics 4% 4% 4% 4%
Standards 8% 8% 8% 8%
Aerial Photography 12% 12% 12% 6%
Practice Issues 6% 6% 6% 6%
Photogrammetry 34% 6% 12% 6%
Image Processing/ Remote Sensing 8% 10% 30% 10%
GIS/LIS 4% 30% 4% 4%
Lidar 4% 6% 6% 34%