Civil Engineering, B.S.

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This program is offered by the Engineering Department

Program Description

The Civil Engineering program explores fundamental engineering sciences common to most engineering disciplines, such as statics, dynamics, fluid mechanics, thermodynamics, and mechanics of materials. Graduates have a solid foundation in general civil engineering principles, as well as deep knowledge in environmental, geotechnical, surveying, structural, transportation, and water resources engineering. The program is accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology's Engineering Accreditation Commission.

Learning Outcomes

  1. Become competent and engaged engineering professionals, applying technical and managerial skills in the planning, design, construction, operation or maintenance of the built environment and global infrastructure, and utilizing skills to analyze and design systems, specify project methods and materials, perform cost estimates and analyses, and manage technical activities in support of civil engineering projects.
  2. Initiated an active program of life-long learning, including studies leading to professional licensure or an advanced degree in engineering, that provides for continued development of technical abilities and management skills, and attainment of professional expertise.
  3. Developed communication skills in oral, written, visual and graphic modes when working as team members or leaders, to actively participate in communities and profession.
  4. Established an understanding of professionalism, ethics, quality performance, public policy, safety, and sustainability that allows professional leaders and contributors to society when solving engineering problems and producing civil engineering solutions.