Major: Civil Engineering
Degree: Bachelor of Science
Prerequisites (27 credits)
All Engineering Prerequisites must be completed with a "C+" or higher. (29 credit hours)
MATH Math requirement:
  • MAC2311 Calculus I (4 Credits)
  • MAC2312 Calculus II (4 Credits)
  • MAC2313 Calculus III (4 Credits)
  • MAP2302 Ordinary Diff. Equations (3 Credits)

  • - Students must complete Pre-Calculus at the college level with a "C" or higher to take Calculus I.
    - MAC2281, 2282, and 2283 may be substituted for MAC2311, 2312, and 2313.
    - MAP2305 may be substituted for MAP2302.
CHEMISTRY Chemistry requirement:
  • CHM2045+L General Chemistry
    *CHS1440 may be substituted for CHM2045. If CHS1440 is 4.0 cr hrs and includes lab, it may be used for CHM2045C.
    *CHM2045C may be substituted for CHM2045&L.
PHYSICS I Physics I requirement:
  • PHY1043 Physics for Engineers I (3 Credits)
  • PHY2048L Calculus-based Physics I Lab (1 Credit)
- Students who did not successfully complete high school physics must complete PHY1020 Introduction to Physics + PHY1020L Introduction to Physics Lab with a "C" or higher before completing Calculus Physics I.
- Calculus-Based Physics has an additional prerequisite of Calculus I and a Co-Requisite of Calculus II.
- PHY2048C may be substituted for lecture and lab. - PHY2043 may be substituted for the lecture.
PHYSICS II Physics II requirement:
  • PHY2044 Physics for Engineers II (3 Credits)
  • PHY2049L Calculus-Based Physics II Lab (1 Credit)
- PHY2049C may be substituted for lecture and lab.
- PHY2044 may be substituted for the lecture.
Foundation (11 credits)
Civil Engineering Foundation: (4 courses - 11 credit hours including natural science elective)
SELECT one of the following:
Additional natural sciences:
  • BSC1010C General Biology
  • BSC3057 Introduction to Environmental Science
  • ESC2000/2000L Earth Science & Lab
  • PHY2290 Physical Geography
EGN1001 Introduction to Engineering I (2 Credits)
EGN3311 Statics (3 Credits)
STA3032 (GM) Prob/Statistics for Engrs (3 Credits)
Core Requirements (16 credits)
Civil Engineering Core: (5 courses - 16 credit hours)
CES3100 Analysis of Structures (3 Credits)
CES3104C Mechanics of Materials (3 Credits)
(or EGN3331 Strength of Materials)
CGN3322C Civil Engineering Geomatics (4 Credits)
CWR3201 Fluid Mechanics (3 Credits)
EGN3321 Dynamics (3 Credits)
Major Requirements (35 credits)
Civil Engineering Major Requirements: (12 courses - 35 credit hours)
CEG3011C Geotechnical Engineering (4 Credits)
CES4702C Design of Reinforced Concrete (3 Credits)
CGN3501C Civil Engineering Materials (3 Credits)
(or EML3520C Material Science I)
CGN3XXX Numerical Methods
CGN4803 Senior Capstone Design I (2 Credits)
CGN4804 Senior Capstone Design II (3 Credits)
CGNXXXX FE Exam Review Seminar
CWR4001 Intro to Coastal and Port Eng (3 Credits)
CWR4202C Hydraulic Engineering (4 Credits)
EGN4XXX Engineering Management
ENV3001C Environmental Engineering (3 Credits)
TTE4004 Transportation Engineering (3 Credits)
Technical Electives (15 credits)
Civil Engineering Technical Electives: (5 courses, 15 credit hours)
Select fifteen hours from the courses listed below.
CWR4XXW Field Methods
CWR4XXX Groundwater Flow & Cont Trans
CWR4XXY Risk Assessment
CWR4XXZ Water Wave Mechanics
PICK 3 credit, 4000-level course
SELECT 15 credits from below
  • CES 4101 Adv Structure Systems
  • CES 4102 Matrix Structural Analysis
  • CES 4321 Intro to Bridge Engineering
  • CES 4711 Prestressed Concrete
  • CEG 4302 Applied Engineering Geology
  • ENV 4012 Adv Environ Engineering
  • TTE 4201 Adv Transport Engineering
  • CGN 4905 Directed Independent Study (1-3 hrs)
  • CGN 3930 Special Topics: Civil Engineering (1-3 hrs)
  • CGN 4931 Special Topics: Civil Engineering (1-3 hrs)
  • CGN 4949 Co-op Work Experience (0-1 hr.)
No additional hours should be necessary to reach 128 hrs. If necessary, select additional courses to attain a total of 128 hours. This area may include hours at any level (1000-4000).
(32 credits)

This area ensures the student has 32 credits of science and math.

Any science and math course listed below may be used. Other science and math courses can also be used with permission of the Civil Engineering faculty. See your advisor for details.

CHM2045 General Chemistry I (3 Credits)
MAC2311 (GM) Calculus I (4 Credits)
MAC2312 (GM) Calculus II (4 Credits)
MAC2313 (GM) Calculus III (4 Credits)
MAP2302 (GM) Ordinary Differ Equations (3 Credits)
PHY2048 Calculus-Based Physics I (4 Credits)
PHY2049 Calculus-Based Physics II (4 Credits)
SELECT A Natural Science Elective

The recommended list of Natural Science Electives include

  • ESC2000/ESC2000L Earth Science & Laboratory
  • BSC1010C General Biology I
  • BSC3057 Introduction to Environmental Studies
STA3032 (GM) Prob/Statistics for Engrs (3 Credits)