Civil Engineering Accreditation
Produce graduates who possess a keen awareness of the global dimensions of our profession, leadership skills required to serve our society, and the technical knowledge to pursue multiple career paths including advanced degrees.
Graduates understand the need for teamwork, communication skills, ethics, good citizenship, and service. They have the needed knowledge and professionalism to become leaders in their chosen profession.
Offer international programs to ensure that graduates have the needed awareness of relevant global issues and cultures to help them thrive in a complex and multicultural world.
- Career Advancement
Graduates have the needed understanding of ethical responsibilities, licensure, the necessity for life-long learning, and contemporary issues required for placement and career advancement.
- Program Relevancy
Partner with the civil engineering profession to offer an innovative program that promotes cultural diversity and responds to the needs of the profession and society in the areas of sustainability, infrastructure, and emerging technology.
- the ability to apply knowledge of engineering, mathematics through differential equations, and science including calculus based physics, chemistry, and biology or astronomy;
- the ability to design and conduct laboratory experiments as well as analyze and interpret data in more than one civil engineering area;
- the ability to design a civil engineering system, component, or process in more than one civil engineering context to meet desired needs within realistic constraints such as economic, environmental, social, political, health and safety, manufacturability, and sustainability under the guidance of appropriately qualified faculty;
- the ability to function on multidisciplinary teams;
- the ability to identify, formulate, and solve civil engineering problems;
- an understanding of their professional and ethical responsibilities including the importance of professional licensure;
- the ability to effectively communicate orally, graphically, and in writing;
- 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 the ability to engage in life-long learning;
- knowledge of contemporary professional practice issues in management, business, public policy, and leadership in a multicultural and societal context;
- the ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice in a minimum of four technical areas appropriate to civil engineering.