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  Sep 24, 2017
 
 
    
2016-2017 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Civil Engineering, Civil Engineering with Architectural Engineering Emphasis, B.S.


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(120 UNITS)

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering


The Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org. The degree includes 81 units in the major, 24 General Education units, 15 units of electives and all university  requirements. When selecting courses, students need to consult with a faculty adviser. Course prerequisites are strictly enforced.

All required courses toward the degree must be taken for a letter grade. All required mathematics and science courses must be passed with a “C-” (1.7) or better. Graduate courses are not open to undergraduate students without department approval. A GPA of 2.0 or better is required for the major.

General Education Courses


Area A: Core Competencies (6 Units)


A.2. Written Communications (3 units)

A.3. Critical Thinking

  • Not applicable for engineering majors

Area B: Scientific Inquiry and Quantitative Reasoning (11 Units)


B.2. Life Science

  • Not applicable for engineering majors
B.3. Laboratory Experience (1 units)

B.4. Mathematics/Quantitative Reasoning (4 units)

B.5. Implications and Explorations in Mathematics and Natural Sciences

  • Not applicable for engineering majors

Area C: Arts and Humanities (12 Units)


C.2. Introduction to the Humanities (3 units)

  • Any lower-division course in this category listed in the current class schedule
C.3. Explorations in the Arts and Humanities (3 units)

  • Any upper-division course in this category listed in the current class schedule

Area D: Social Sciences (9 Units)


D.1. Introduction to the Social Sciences (3 units)

D.2. World Civilizations and Cultures

  • Not applicable for engineering majors
D.5. Explorations in Social Sciences

  • Not applicable for engineering majors

Area E: Lifelong Learning and Self Development


  • Not applicable for engineering majors

Area Z: Cultural (3 Units)


  • Take at least one star (*) course in Section C.3

Additional Information


* Corequisites

** Need department chair approval

Civil Engineering with Architectural Engineering Emphasis


Students wishing to earn an Architectural Engineering Emphasis must fulfill the requirements for the Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering. When choosing their electives, they must consult with an adviser.

Total (120 units)


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