Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering
The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering offers an ABET-accredited B.S. degree in civil engineering, which may be accompanied by an option in environmental engineering or in construction engineering and management.
Civil and environmental engineers are responsible for the sustainable design of facilities that protect the health and welfare of communities and the environment, while also ensuring society’s financial health. More specifically, they are responsible for the conception, design, and construction of public works. Civil and environmental engineers perform their work in an interdisciplinary setting requiring strong written and verbal communication skills, understanding of professional and ethical obligations coupled with risk management and decision-making, and commitment to lifelong learning and professional licensure.