Undergraduate Program

Program Educational Objectives

The following Educational Objectives have been established:

  • Graduates will apply technical knowledge in complex engineering projects and obtain professional licensure.
  • Graduates will be professionally competent, evidenced by leadership, teamwork, management, and communication skills.
  • Graduates will engage in professional development, life-long learning, and service to their profession and society.


 Student Outcomes

  • Ability to apply the knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering
  • Ability to design and conduct experiment, as well as to analyze and interpret data.
  • Ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs within realistic constraints such as economics, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability, and sustainability.
  • Ability to function in multi-disciplinary teams.
  • Ability to identify, formulate and solve engineering problems.
  • Understanding of professional and ethical responsibilities.
  • Ability to communicate effectively through written, oral, and graphical media.
  • Broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in global, economic, and societal contexts. Importance of engineering contribution in a global and societal context.
  • Recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in life-long learning.
  • Knowledge of contemporary issues.
  • Ability to use techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice.


 Major/Minor Requirements

For more information on the courses required for graduation in Civil Engineering, please see the courses online or consult the course catalog.



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