Courses

Civil Engineering Courses

First Year

Abbreviation Course Number Title Fall
Spring
CIE   402   Intro. to Civil Engineering   4   -  
ENGL   401   First-Year Writing   4   -  
TECH   564   Fundamentals of CAD   3   -  
Elective (2)     Discovery Program requirement*   4   4  
CIE   505   Surveying and Mapping   -   4  
MATH   425   Calculus I   -   4  
PHYS   407   General Physics I   -   4  
Total       15   16  

*A course satisfying one each of the Discovery Program categories of Biological Science, Fine and Performing Arts, Humanities, Historical Perspectives, World Cultures, and Social Science.

Sophomore Year

Abbreviation Course Number Title Fall Spring
CIE   525   Statics   3   -  
ENGL   502   Technical Writing   4   -  
MATH   426   Calculus II   4   -  
PHYS   408   General Physics II   4   -  
Elective (2)     Discovery Program requirement*   4   4  
CHEM   405   General Chemistry   -   4  
CIE   526   Strength of Materials   -   3  
CIE   533   Project Engineering   -   3  
MATH   644   Statistics for Engineers and Scientists   -   4  
Total       19   18  

*A course satisfying one each of the Discovery Program categories of Biological Science, Fine and Performing Arts, Humanities, Historical Perspectives, World Cultures, and Social Science.

Junior Year

Abbreviation Course Number Title Fall Spring
CIE   622   Engineering Materials   4   -  
CIE   642   Fluid Mechanics   4   -  
ENE   520   Environmental Pollution and Protection   4   -  
MATH   527   Differential Equations with Linear Algebra   4   -  
CIE   665   Soil Mechanics   -   4  
CIE   681   Classical Structural Analysis   -   3  
ENE   645   Fundamental Aspects of Environmental Engineering   -   4  
Elective (1)     Discovery Program requirement*   -   4  
Total       16   15  

*A course satisfying one each of the Discovery Program categories of Biological Science, Fine and Performing Arts, Humanities, Historical Perspectives, World Cultures, and Social Science.

Senior Year

Abbreviation Course Number Title Fall Spring
CIE   760   Foundation Design I   4   -  
CIE   774   Reinforced Concrete Design   4   -  
CIE   784   Intro. to Project Planning and Design***   1   -  
Elective (1)     Discovery Program requirement*   4    
Elective (3)     Civil Engineering**   3   6  
CIE or ENE   788   Project Planning and Design***   -   3  
Elective (1)     Civil Engineering Design**   -   3  
Elective (1)     Senior Technical Elective**   -   3  
Total       16   15  

*A course satisfying one each of the Discovery Program categories of Biological Science, Fine and Performing Arts, Humanities, Historical Perspectives, World Cultures, and Social Science.

** Approved list available in the CIE office.

*** Satisfies capstone requirement for Discovery.

 

Course descriptions are available here for Civil Engineering courses.

 

Course descriptions are available here for Environmental Engineering courses.