Civil Engineering, Minor

The minor in civil engineering opens opportunities for students across the university who are interested in gaining knowledge in urban engineering through the core disciplines within the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering.

A total of 16 semester hours are required to complete this minor. Students interested in this minor must contact the civil and environmental engineering academic advisor in order to declare the minor. This minor is not open to civil engineering or environmental engineering majors.

Complete all courses listed below unless otherwise indicated. Also complete any corequisite labs and recitations courses where specified.

Required Courses

Complete four of the following:16
Statics and Strength of Materials
Civil Engineering Materials
and Materials and Measurements Lab
Structural Analysis 1
Reinforced Concrete Design
Fluid Mechanics
Environmental Engineering 1
Environmental Engineering Chemistry
Soil Mechanics
and Lab for CIVE 2340
Steel Design
Engineering Microbiology and Ecology
Environmental Pollution Fate and Transport
Probability and Engineering Economy for Civil Engineering
Environmental Engineering 2
Resource Recovery and Waste Treatment Technologies Abroad
Foundation Engineering
Highway Engineering
Design for Sustainable Transportation: Netherlands
Construction Management
Climate Hazards and Resilient Cities Abroad
Solid and Hazardous Waste Management
Construction Project Control and Organization
and Alternative Project Delivery Systems in Construction
Organic Pollutants in the Environment
Environmental Fluid Mechanics
Dynamic Modeling for Environmental Investment and Policymaking
Life Cycle Assessment of Materials, Products, and Infrastructure
Remote Sensing of the Environment
Environmental Engineering Laboratory
Transportation Systems: Analysis and Planning
Traffic Engineering and Sustainable Urban Street Design
Structural Analysis 2
Hydrologic Engineering
Special Topics in Civil Engineering (Climate Science and Technology Adaptation and Policy)
Special Topics in Civil Engineering (Groundwater and Contamination)
Special Topics in Civil Engineering (Coastal Dynamics and Design Practice)
Special Topics in Civil Engineering (Structural Systems)
Special Topics in Civil Engineering (Vibration-based Structural Health Monitoring)
Sustainable Design and Technologies in Construction
Sustainable Engineering Systems for Buildings
Information Systems for Integrated Project Delivery

GPA Requirement

2.000 GPA required in the minor