Curriculum Guides

2013-2014

Civil Engineering (4300)

B.S. - Bachelor of Science

Major: Civil Engineering (430000BS)

College of Engineering

Learning Outcomes
Civil Engineering graduates will meet several Program Educational Outcomes and Student Outcomes. View these objectives and outcomes.

Year 1

Fall
3300:111 English Composition I3
3150:151 Principles of Chemistry I3
3150:152 Principles of Chemistry I Lab1
3450:221 Analytic Geometry-Calculus I4
4300:120 Intro: Civil Engr Design2
Oral Communication:7600:105/1063
Min Credit Total 16
Spring
3150:153 Principles of Chemistry II3
3450:222 Analytic Geometry-Calculus II4
4300:101 Tools for Civil Engineering3
Physical Education/Wellness:Any1
Social Science:Any Set3
English Composition:3300:112 or 2020:2223
Min Credit Total 17
Summer
Min Credit Total 0

Year 2

Fall
3370:105 Geology for Engineers3
3450:223 Analytic Geometry-Calc III4
3650:291 Elementary Classical Physics I4
4300:201 Statics3
4300:230 Surveying3
Min Credit Total 17
Spring
3450:335 Intro to Ordinary Diff Equatns3
3650:292 Elementary Classical Phys II4
4300:202 Intro: Mechanics of Solids3
4300:321 Intro: Environmental Engineer3
4600:203 Dynamics3
Min Credit Total 16
Summer
Min Credit Total 0

Year 3

Fall
3470:401 Probability & Stat for Enginrs2
4300:306 Theory of Structures3
4300:313 Soil Mechanics3
4300:380 Engineering Materials Lab3
4600:310 Fluid Mechanics I2
Humanities:Any Set3
Min Credit Total 16
Spring
4300:323 Water Supply & Pollut Cntrl3
4300:341 Hydraulic Engineering4
4300:361 Transportation Engineering3
4300:401 Steel Design3
4300:314 Geotechnical Engineering3
Area Studies & Cultural Diversity:Any2
Min Credit Total 18
Summer
Min Credit Total 0

Year 4

Fall
4300:390 Civil Engineering Seminar1
4300:403 Reinforced Concrete Desgn3
4300:443 Applied Hydraulics3
4400:307 Basic Electrical Engineering4
Elective:Technical Elective3
Humanities:3400:210 or 2214
Min Credit Total 18
Spring
4300:471 Construction Administration3
4300:490 Senior Design in Civil Enginee3
4600:305 Thermal Science2
Elective:Technical Elective3
Humanities:Any OTHER Set3
Elective:Any1
Social Science:Any Set3
Min Credit Total 18
Summer
Min Credit Total 0
Degree Distribution Requirements
This curriculum guide is a recommended plan of study. Students with questions about degree requirements should contact an academic advisor.
Year 3, Fall: 3470:461 Applied Statistics may be substituted for 3470:401 Probability and Statistics for Engineers.
2020:222 Technical Report Writing may be substituted for 3300:112 English Composition II.
See General Education section of the Undergraduate Bulletin for specific details about eligible Humanities and Social Science courses.
Students are encouraged to see their adviser and/or the departmental office for approved program electives.
The following credit hour requirements apply to this degree: 136 minimum total credits; 32 credits in residence; the final 32 credits must be taken from The University of Akron.

Guide Updated: 08-13-2013