Civil & Environmental Engineering
Mission and Goals
The mission of the civil engineering program is to offer the strong academic content necessary to produce well-educated graduates who become innovative and productive members of society. Graduates will possess both the problem solving skills and the fundamentals of critical thinking and analysis that are crucial for success within the framework of the civil and environmental engineering profession.
Goal of the Undergraduate Program
The goal of the undergraduate Civil Engineering program is to instill in our graduates the knowledge, skills, attitude, and ethical values necessary to be successful practitioners who are able to impart positive social impacts at the state, regional, national, and international levels. Additionally, we seek to provide the necessary academic background for civil engineering graduates pursuing advanced degrees.
Goals of the Graduate Programs
The goal of the Master of Science program in Civil Engineering is to provide the strong academic programs necessary to prepare students to become educated members of society who can join and make significant contributions to the civil engineering profession. The goal of the Doctor of Philosophy program is listed under the College of Engineering and administered by the Associate Dean of Engineering for Graduate Studies and Research.