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History and Current Status

The Civil Engineering Bachelor of Science program is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, www.abet.org.


CEAE Mission

Provide students with an outstanding engineering education and ba a leader in research and service


CEAE Objectives

  • Prepare Students for Productive Careers
  • Maintain and Grow Strong Research Programs
  • Serve the Profession


BS CE Mission Statement

Graduates who pursue a career in Civil Engineering will be successfully engaged in professional engineering practice or graduate study in the analysis, design, construction, and operation of public and private infrastructure systems.


Program Outcomes

It is a goal of the CEAE department that students graduating with a degree in civil engineering have the following:

(a) an ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering

(b) an ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data

(c) an ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs within realistic constraints such as economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability, and sustainability

(d) an ability to function on multidisciplinary teams

(e) an ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems

(f) an understanding of professional and ethical responsibility

(g) an ability to communicate effectively

(h) the broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context

(i) a recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in life-long learning

(j) a knowledge of contemporary issues

(k) an ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice.


Student Enrollment and Graduation Data




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ABET Accreditation Information

Program specific accreditation information can be found here.

Architectural Engineering Statement and Objective can be found here.

Civil Engineering Statement and Objective can be found here.