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COC students excel on land surveying exam

August 19, 2009
Seven students from the College of the Canyons land surveying program, which was introduced at the college in fall 2006, sat down to take the Land Surveyor In Training (LSIT) exam in April. The test results are in: They all passed.


The Signal - POSTED  Aug. 17, 2009 5:52 p.m.
 
In April, seven College of the Canyons students sat down to take the Land Surveyor In Training (LSIT) exam, a very rigorous test administered by the state and is part of the process to becoming a state licensed surveyor.
 
All seven students passed the exam, which had a 36.2 percent pass rate.
 
"I am so proud of each of our students and the tremendous effort and commitment each has made toward attaining their professional and educational goals," said Regina Blasberg, chair of the surveying department at the college. "It is seeing the success of the students that makes teaching so wonderful."
 
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