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Civil Engineering (BSCE) Curriculum

Click here for the 2015-2016 Undergraduate Bulletin

 
Freshman Year
Fall Course
Units
CHE 201 General Chemistry I 1
MAT 127 Calculus A 1
PHY 201 General Physics I 1
FSP 16x Freshman Seminar 1
ENG 142 Fundamentals of Engineering Design1 1
ENG 091 Engineering Seminar I 0
ENG 095 Introduction to Engineering 0
1can be taken either semester freshman year
Spring
CSC 215 Computer Science I1 1
MAT 128 Calculus B 1
PHY 202 General Physics II 1
ENG 092 Engineering Seminar II 0
WRI 102 Academic Writing (if required) 1
1can be taken either semester freshman year Total: 9
Sophomore Year
Fall
PHY 120 Introduction to Geology 1
Liberal Learning 1
ENG 222 Statics 1
ENG 272 Advanced Engineering Math I 1
CIV 211 Surveying 0.5
CIV 213 CAD Laboratory 0.5
Spring
MAT 229 Calculus C 1
ENG 262 Dynamics 1
CIV 251 Strength of Materials 1
CIV 343 Engineering Prob. And Stat. 1
ECO 101 Microeconomics 1
Total: 10
Junior Year
Fall
ENG 093 Engineering Seminar III 0
CIV 411 Transportation Eng. 1
CIV 311 Structural Analysis 1
CIV 331 Soil Mechanics 1
CIV 333 Soil Mechanics Laboratory 0.5
CIV 361 Fluid Mechanics 1
Spring
ENG 094 Engineering Seminar IV 0
CIV 372 Construction Plan & Est. 1
CIV 351 Structural Steel Design 1
CIV 363 Fluid Mechanics & Hydraulics Laboratory 0.5
CIV 444 Intro into Finite Element 1
CIV 385 Hydraulic Engineering & Hydrology 1
CIV 431 Foundation Engineering 1
Total: 10
Senior Year
Fall
ENG 099 Senior Professional Seminar 0
CIV 371 Civil Engineering Materials 1
CIV 451 Civil Engineering Economy & Mng. 1
CIV 421 Reinforced Concrete Design 1
CIV 495 Senior Project I 0.5
CIV xxx CE Elective* 1
CIV xxx CE Elective* 1
Spring
ENG 098 Fundamentals of Engineering Review 0
IDS 252 Society, Ethics & Technology 1
CIV 496 Senior Project II 0.5
CIV xxx CE Elective* 1
CIV xxx CE Elective* 1
Liberal Learning 1
Total: 10
Total Course Units 39

 

CE Electives

CIV 321  Numerical Methods                            CIV 381  Environmental Engineering
CIV 441  Structural Steel Design II                   CIV 442  Arch. Informed Str. Design
CIV 443  Foundation Engineering II                CIV 445  Water Resources Engineering
CIV 446  Hydraulic Structure Design              CIV 461  Reinforced Concrete Design II
CIV 471  Transportation Engineering II          CIV 481  Structural Analysis II

*By advisement only.

*** Students who scored 580 or above on the SAT Verbal and 580 or above on the SAT Math will be exempt from this requirement. Students with a score on the SAT Verbal or SAT Math lower than 580 will be given a placement test. Students who score 4 or higher on the placement test will also be exempt from WRI 102.

Advanced Placement (AP) is awarded for a number of courses including Calculus, Physics, Chemistry, etc. For further details on AP placement click here