FINANCIAL AID & PAYMENT OPTIONS
TUITION PAYMENT OPTIONS
Pay for your surveyor certification program tuition in full before each semester by cash, check, or credit card. Instructions on how to pay will be provided after your application is approved.
Don’t have the cash to join NISET but don’t want any student loans either? An ISA may be for you.
Income Sharing Agreements are not student loans. Instead, you promise to payback a percentage of income over a set period of time. Learn more about our ISA agreements by contacting us at
A: All courses at NISET cost $300 per credit hour. The Certificate is 32 credit hours, multiplied by $300,
equals $9,600. There are no other costs, fees, or charges except books (actual retail price).
A: All courses at NISET cost $300 per credit hour. The Associates of Applied Science is 60 credit hours,
multiplied by $300, equals $18,000. There are no other costs, fees, or charges except books (actual retail
A: No. NISET was created to serve students nationwide. There is no extra cost depending on which state
you live in.
A: No. About half of the classes involve field work. These labs are completed by the student finding a
“mentor” that is a licensed Professional Land Surveyor. The PLS provides the equipment and
mentorship. The PLS and the student meet throughout the semester, as necessary, to complete the field
labs together and the student’s field notebook is submitted to the professor for grading.
A: NISET intends on being accredited by the 2021 – 2022 academic year.
A: NISET currently offers a Certificate of Land Surveying Engineering. Our Associates of Applied Science
of Land Surveying Engineering is launching in 2021 and our Bachelor of Applied Science of Land
Surveying Engineering is launching in 2023.
A: The best place to find a list of classes for the current academic year is at
https://landsurveycareer.com/academics/ then scroll to “CLASSES FOR 2020.”
A: NISET is currently only available to U.S. citizens.
A: Our application with the Veteran’s Administration is currently pending. Funding through the GI Bill
will be available for NISET’s courses as of May 2021.
A: Absolutely! NISET’s programs are meant to be “building blocks” starting with the certificate, moving
up to an Associates, and ending with a Bachelors degree. All courses taken at NISET are automatically
A: Yes, please contact us using the button at the top banner of the NISET website and indicate that you
would like to be mailed information. Be sure to include your mailing address.
A: Students may pay by credit/debit card, private student loans, or income sharing agreement. To learn
more about all of these options visit https://landsurveycareer.com/aid/
A: To find a full list of required courses, visit https://landsurveycareer.com/academics/#certificate
A: The AS curriculum has not been finalized but the current requirements may be found in the catalog
available at https://landsurveycareer.com/catalog/