Oklahoma State University-Oklahoma City

Academic Advisor


Donna Pergrem
Academic Advisor
(405) 945-3215


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Ryan K. Hightower, PLS
Department Head, Surveying Technologies
(405) 945-8615


Faculty Biographies

Burk Cornelius, PLS
Professional Land Surveyor, Smith Roberts National Corp.
Adjunct Instructor, OSU – Oklahoma City


Burk Cornelius graduated from OSU – Stillwater with a Bachelor of Science degree. He is a Professional Land Surveyor in Oklahoma, Kansas, and Arkansas.


Mr. Cornelius is very active in the profession of land surveying within the state of Oklahoma. He is the current Executive Director of the Oklahoma Society of Land Surveyors, as well as the Past President. His skill set is vast and includes expertise in boundary resolution, subdivision design and layout, records research, and land title surveys.


Mr. Cornelius currently teaches Introduction to Surveying