B.S. in Const. Engg. Technology Degree Requirements


The B.S. in Construction Engineering Technology curriculum requires the successful completion of 128 credits. It includes mathematics, basic sciences, English composition and communications, humanities and social sciences, and technical courses.

Required technical courses include: Computer-Aided Drafting, Surveying, Construction Materials and Systems, Statics, Engineering Practices, Graphics and Design, Estimating, Strength of Materials, Environmental and Land Use Planning, Programming Languages in Engineering, Applied Thermodynamics, Dynamics, Structures, Timber Structures, Soil Mechanics, Project Management and Control, Construction Practices, Fluid Mechanics, Foundations, Advanced Structural Analysis, Engineering Statistics and Reliability, Circuits, Management and Engineering Economics, Construction Practices and Construction Technology Design Project. Technical electives such as Highway Design, Bridge Design, Seismic Design, Construction Labor, Solid Waste Management and Environmental Engineering are available.

1st Semester 15 credits

ENWR1101     Academic Writing
ENGR1301     Engineering Practices, Graphics and Design
MATH1107     Pre-calculus
PHYS2101     General Physics I
PHYS2201     Lab: Physics I
UNIV1001     Transitioning to University Life

2nd Semester 17 credits

EGTC1223     Introduction to CAD
ENWR1102    Academic Research & Writing
MATH1201     Calculus I
PHYS2102     General Physics II
PHYS2202     Lab: Physics II
UNIV1002      Preparing for Professional Life
Ethical & Moral Analysis
ENGR3000     Modern Technologies

3rd Semester 17 credits

EGTC1205     Surveying I
EGTG1245     Construction Materials & Systems
EGTG2221     Statics
MATH2202     Calculus II
CHEM1201     General Chemistry I
CHEM1203     General Chemistry I Lab 

4th Semester 18 credits

EGTC1206     Surveying II
EGTG2210     Technical Communication
EGTG2228     Strength of Materials
EGTG4221     Engineering Statistics and Reliability
ENGR1204     Programming Languages in Engineering
UNIV2001       Cross-cultural Perspectives

5th Semester 15 credits

EGTC3250     Structural Analysis
EGTC3257     Concrete Structures
EGTC3261     Estimating I
EGTC4241     Soil Mechanics
EGTG4254     Fluid Mechanics

6th Semester 15 credits

EGTC2246     Timber Structures
EGTC3262     Estimating II
EGTC4242     Foundations
EGTG3351     Applied Thermodynamics
UNIV2002      Global Issues 

7th Semester 15 credits

EGTC3256     Steel Structures
EGTC4263      Project Management & Control I
EGTC4265      Construction Practices I
EGTG2215      Circuits I
EGTG4269      Management & Engineering Economics

8th Semester 16 credits

EGTC3270     Environmental & Land Use Planning
EGTC4260     Contracts & Specifications
EGTC4264     Project Management & Control II
EGTC4384     Construction Technology Design Project
* Technical Electives (6 credits)


TECHNICAL ELECTIVES: The student must take 6 credits of technical electives, to be chosen from the following list:

CHEM1202    General Chemistry II with CHEM1204 Lab
EGTC3271     Construction Labor
EGTC3274     Advanced Structural Analysis
EGTC4320     Highway Design
EGTC4321     Bridge Design
EGTC4322     Hydraulic Design
EGTC4323     Seismic Design
EGTG3211     Materials Technology I
EGTG3431     Dynamics
EGTM4040     Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning
EGTM4041     Heating, Ventilation Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Controls

Other technical electives may be taken with prior approval from a program advisor. The only courses eligible are junior-level and senior-level courses in the University College.

* Up to 6 credits for work experience may be used in place of Technical Electives.

ETHICAL AND MORAL ANALYSIS:Students must take ENGR 3000 Modern Technologies to satisfy this requirement.

GENERAL COURSE REQUIREMENTS:
Communications
Humanities/Social Sciences
Mathematics
Basic Science
Computer Programming
Technical (Incl. Credit for Work Exp)
TOTAL CREDITS
9
11
15
12
3
78
128
A minimum of 128 credits is required for graduation.