Civil engineers are problem solvers meeting the challenges of pollution, clean drinking water, climate change, energy needs, community planning and much more for the cities of the 21st century. Depending on a student's chosen Concentration, a Civil Emphasis could lead to additional careers in construction, geotechnical systems, structural systems or transportation.
The e+ degree requires the completion of 128 semester hours of required and elective courses with a minimum grade point average of 2.25. Beginning with the incoming class of Fall 2016, the minimum passing grade for prerequisite and corequisite courses for the e+ Civil Emphasis curriculum is a C, including courses completed outside the department (APPM, PHYS, etc.). Beginning with the incoming class of Fall 2018, GEEN 2851 and GEEN 3852 will be required courses. All students must take the Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) exam prior to graduation.
The e+ Civil Emphasis curriculum consists of 52-53 engineering credit hours, including a one-semester capstone design experience.