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Graduate Programs

Civil Engineering Curriculum

Degree Requirements - Civil Engineering

Students are required to take a minimum of 30 graduate credits of course work and complete a written and oral comprehensive examination. All students must take at least: three core courses and a minimum of 12 credits at the 6000 (graduate only) level.

30 to 32 graduate credits of which:

  • 12 credits of Core Courses
  • 20 credits of electives
  • A minimum of 12 credits must be earned at the graduate-only level (6000 level)
  • A maximum of two courses (6 to 8 credits) may be transferred from outside the College

Core Courses
GEN 5001 Introduction to Systems Engineering
GEN 6002 Numerical Methods

and one from the following:
GEN 6001 Finite Elements
GEN 6004 Project Management
EEN 5265 Engineering Management
GEN 6034 Life Cycle Costing

Minimum two additional courses from the following (or from the above additional core courses listed above that are not chosen to fulfill the core requirement):

CEN 5012 Steel Analysis
CEN 5016 Concrete Analysis & Design
CEN 5020 Foundation Design
CEN 5022 Earth Slopes and Retaining Structures
CEN 5030 Environmental Design
CEN 5032 Applied Hydrology
CEN 5040 Geometric Design of Highways
CEN 5042 Traffic Engineering
CEN 5044 Transportation Systems Analysis
CEN 5050 Construction Planning & Management
GEN 6001 Finite Elements
GEN 6004 Project Management
GEN 6010 Earthquake Engineering
GEN 6012 Pre-stressed Concrete Structures
GEN 6014 Advanced Structural Analysis
GEN 6020 Principles & Applications of Geographic Information Systems
GEN 6022 Pavement Management Systems
GEN 6024 Building Information Models
GEN 6030 Urban Hydrology & Storm Water Management
GEN 6032 Sustainable Infrastructure Systems
GEN 6034 Life Cycle Costing

See also - Additional Specializations