Bachelor of Engineering in Civil Engineering - ABET Accredited Program

Mission

The Civil Engineering Program seeks to graduate civil engineers who use their knowledge and ability to design and construct sustainable civil and environmental engineering systems which both serve the needs of society and adhere to professional ethical standards. The program is to prepare students to engage in lifelong learning and to be leaders who understand the practical aspects of engineering along with successful management and business practices and public policy. Students and graduates are prepared to successfully compete for regional and international grants and positions.

Total Credits
150
Apply Before
January 2018
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Program Educational Objectives

  1. 1.Apply technical and non-technical skills to design, construct and manage sustainable projects;
  2. 2.Exhibit ethical and professional commitments to the community and the environment;
  3. 3.Pursue a life-long learning, such as graduate work and continuing education;
  4. 4.Become leaders who demonstrate strong communication, multidisciplinary teamwork, and management skills in their chosen profession.

Program Learning Outcomes

  1. 1.An ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering;
  2. 2.An ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data;
  3. 3.An ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs within realistic constraints such as economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, maneuverability, and sustainability;
  4. 4.An ability to function on multidisciplinary teams;
  5. 5.An ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems;
  6. 6.An understanding of professional and ethical responsibility;
  7. 7.An ability to communicate effectively;
  8. 8.The broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context;
  9. 9.A recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in life-long learning, and a knowledge of contemporary issues.

Graduation Requirements

To receive a degree of Bachelor of Engineering offered by the Faculty of Engineering, a student must complete a total of 150 credits with an overall GPA of at least 2.0/4.0 and a minimum average of 2.0/4.0 in the major requirements and technical electives. In addition all major requirements and technical elective courses must be successfully completed with a minimum grade of “C-”.

Courses

Liberal Arts Curriculum (27cr.)

Approved Professional Training (1cr.)

Free Electives (5cr.)

Include any course offered of particular interest, of sophomore level (200 level) or above.

Suggested Program

Fall Semester Year I (17cr.)
CEN 202 Statics 3 cr.
PHS 206 Heat, Vibration and Waves 3 cr.
ENL 213 Sophomore English Rhetoric (LAC) 3 cr.
CEN 270 Engineering Graphics 1 cr.
CEN 271 Civil Engineering CAD 1 cr.
ENG 201 Introduction to Engineering 3 cr.
MAT 213 Calculus III 3 cr.
Spring Semester Year I (16cr.)
CEN 203 Mechanics of Materials 3 cr.
CEN 250 Surveying 2 cr.
CEN 251 Field Surveying 1 cr.
PHS 275 Experimental Physics 1 cr.
ENG 202 Computers and Engineering 3 cr.
MAT 224 Calculus IV 3 cr.
MAT 215 Linear Algebra I 3 cr.
Summer Session Year I (9cr.)
ENL 230 English in the Workplace (LAC) 3 cr.
General Education Requirements 3 cr.
General Education Requirements 3 cr.
Fall Semester Year II (16cr.)
CEN 204 Mechanics of Materials Laboratory 1 cr.
CEN 210 Structures I 3 cr.
CEN 220 Soil Mechanics 3 cr.
MAT 235 Ordinary Differential Equations 3 cr.
GEO 201 Physical Geology 3 cr.
CHM 211 Principles of Chemistry 3 cr.
Spring Semester Year II (17cr.)
CEN 311 Structures II 3 cr.
CEN 221 Soil Mechanics Laboratory 1 cr.
CHM
EEN
271
205
Principle of Chemistry Laboratory
Electric Circuits
1 cr.
3 cr.
MEN 215 Introduction to thermal and fluid sciences 3 cr.
MEN 201 Dynamics 3 cr.
BIO 204 Environmental Biology 3 cr.
Summer Session Year II (9cr.)
MAT 339 Numerical Analysis 3cr
General Education Requirements 3 cr.
General Education Requirements 3 cr.
Fall Semester Year III (17cr.)
MAT 326 Probability & Statistics for Engineers 3 cr.
CEN 392 Engineering Economy 3 cr.
General Education Requirements 3 cr.
CEN 330 Concrete Design I 3 cr.
Free Elective 2cr.
CEN 360 Hydraulics 3 cr.
Spring Semester Year III (16cr.)
CEN 430 Concrete Design II 3 cr.
CEN 343 Transportation Engineering I 3 cr.
CEN 361 Hydraulics Laboratory 1 cr.
CEN 325 Shallow Foundations 3 cr.
CEN 463 Water & Waste Water Networks 3 cr.
General Education Requirements             3 cr.
Summer Session Year III (1cr.)
CEN 489 Approved Professional Training 1 cr.
Fall Semester Year IV (17cr.)
CEN 462 Environmental Engineering 3 cr.
CEN 443 Transportation Engineering II 3 cr.
CEN 431 Concrete & Pavement Design Laboratory 1 cr.
Technical Elective 3 cr.
CEN 440 Steel Design 3 cr.
Technical Elective 3 cr.
CEN 598 Engineering Design I 1 cr.
Spring Semester Year IV (15cr.)
CEN 599 Engineering Design II 2 cr.
CEN 465 Environmental Engineering Laboratory 1 cr.
General Education Requirements 3 cr.
Free Elective 3 cr.
Technical Elective 3 cr.
Technical Elective 3 cr.

GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS

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