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Civil Engineering (BSCE) Curriculum

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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 I for Science/Engineering1 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)
    Liberal Learning Elective 1
1can be taken either semester freshman year Total: 9
Sophomore Year
Fall
PHY 120 Introduction to Geology 1
Liberal Learning Elective 1
ENG 222 Statics 1
ENG 272 Advanced Engineering Mathematics I 1
CIV 211 Surveying 0.5
CIV 213 CAD Laboratory 0.5
Spring
MAT 229 Multivariable Calculus 1
ENG 262 Dynamics 1
CIV 251 Strength of Materials 1
CIV 343 Engineering Probability and Statistics 1
ECO 101 Microeconomics 1
Total: 10
Junior Year
Fall
ENG 093 Engineering Seminar III 0
CIV 411 Transportation Engineering 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 Plans and Estimates 1
CIV 351 Structural Steel Design 1
CIV 363 Fluid Measurement Laboratory 0.5
CIV 444 Introduction to Finite Element Analysis 1
CIV 385 Hydraulic Engineering and Hydrology 1
CIV 431 Foundation Engineering 1
Total: 10
Senior Year
Fall
ENG 099 Senior Professional Seminar 0
CIV 371 Civil Engineering Materials and Structures 1
CIV 451 Civil Engineering Economics and Management 1
CIV 421 Reinforced Concrete Design 1
CIV 495 Senior Project I 0.5
CIV xxx Civil Engineering Elective*** 1
CIV xxx Civil Engineering Elective*** 1
ENG 098 Fundamentals of Engineering Review 0
Spring
IDS 252 Society, Ethics and Technology 1
CIV 496 Senior Project II 0.5
CIV xxx Civil Engineering Elective*** 1
CIV xxx Civil Engineering Elective*** 1
Liberal Learning Elective 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  Architecturally Informed Structural 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

 

* Recommended: FSP 162, FSP 163, and FSP 164.

** 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.

*** By advisement only.

 

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