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Student Outcomes

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering

The Civil Engineering program prepares students to obtain the following program outcomes:

  • An ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering
  • An ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data
  • An ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs within realistic constraints such as economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability, and sustainability
  • An ability to function on multidisciplinary teams
  • An ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems
  • An understanding of professional and ethical responsibility
  • An ability to communicate effectively
  • The broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context
  • A recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in life-long learning
  • A knowledge of contemporary issues
  • An ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice.

 

Master of Science in Civil Engineering

  • Apply graduate-level concepts in math, science and engineering
  • Design and conduct experiments and interpret experimental data in one or more areas of technical specialization
  • Design a system under various constraints for one or more areas of technical specialization
  • Function in multidisciplinary teams
  • Identify, formulate and solve engineering problems for one or more areas of technical specialization
  • Understand professional and ethical responsibility
  • Communicate effectively
  • Understand the impact of engineering solutions in global, economic, environmental, and a social context
  • Recognize the need for and the ability to engage in life-long learning
  • Know contemporary issues
  • Use techniques, skills and modern tools for engineering practice for one or more areas of technical specialization.

 

Doctorate of Civil Engineering

  • Apply graduate-level concepts in math, science and engineering
  • Design and conduct experiments and interpret experimental data in one or more areas of technical specialization
  • Design a system under various constraints for one or more areas of technical specialization
  • Function in multidisciplinary teams
  • Identify, formulate and solve engineering problems for one or more areas of technical specialization
  • Understand professional and ethical responsibility
  • Communicate effectively
  • Understand the impact of engineering solutions in global, economic, environmental, and a social context
  • Recognize the need for and the ability to engage in life-long learning
  • Know contemporary issues
  • Use techniques, skills and modern tools for engineering practice for one or more areas of technical specialization.