The Petroleum Data Technology Certificate is offered at LSC-CyFair and LSC-Tomball. For more information, please contact the Engineering Technology Department.
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Petroleum Data Technology is an information technology field of study that specializes in measuring, recording, or evaluating geological data, using sonic, electronic, electrical, seismic, or gravity-measuring instruments to prospect for oil or gas. Petroleum Technologists work at multiple oil & gas related office positions. They support Geologists, Geophysicists, Reservoir Engineers, Drilling and Petroleum Engineers, Subsea Engineers or other related professionals in this field. Graduates of this program are employed for positions that also include process design, data management, well operations and completions, environmental control, offshore and onshore rig operations, reservoir engineering, geological surveys, engineering sales, Research & Development, and drilling equipment manufacturing data management.
|PTRT||1301||Introduction to Petroleum Industry||3|
|ITSC||1401||Introduction to Computers OR||4|
|COSC||1401||Introduction to Computers|
|PTRT||1371||Petroleum Data Management I - Exploration||3|
|ITSW||1404||Introduction to Spreadsheets||4|
|PTRT||1373||Exploration and Production I||3|
|ITSW||1407||Introduction to Databases||4|
|PTRT||1372||Petroleum Data Management II - Drilling and Production||3|
|PTRT1||2380||Cooperative Education - Petroleum Technology/Technician||3|
TOTAL Credits for Petroleum Data Technology Certificate: