Oct 05, 2022  
2022-2023 Academic Catalog 
  
2022-2023 Academic Catalog

Construction Engineering, B.S.Con.E.


Degree Requirements: 130 Credit Hours


See Core Curriculum  for required courses in Area A1 through Area E.

General Requirements (Core Areas A - E) Credit Hours: 42


Specific Recommendations:

Additional Requirements Credit Hours: 4


Construction Electives Credit Hours: 6


Select 6 credit hours from the below listing of Construction Electives:

Free Elective Credit Hours: 3


  • Select 3 credit hours of Free Electives

Total Credit Hours: 130


1 While Calculus I (MATH 1441 ) is a 4 credit hour course, only 3 credit hours count toward fulfilling Area A2. The remaining credit hour is applied toward Area F-Courses Appropriate to Major.

2 Area D1 requirements are fulfilled by PHYS 2211K  and PHYS 2212K  (8 hours). While Environmental Geology (GEOL 1340 ) is a 4 credit hour course, only 3 credit hours count toward fulfilling Area D2. The remaining credit hour is applied toward Specific Requirements

Other Program Requirements

  • A minimum grade of “C” is required for all CENG courses.
  • A minimum grade of “C” is required for all TCM courses.
  • At least 33 credit hours of approved upper division Engineering credit hours must be earned at Georgia Southern.
  • At least 100 hours of Departmental pre-approved community service must be completed prior to graduation clearance.
  • Students must take the Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) Exam (FE Civil Exam only).

Honors in Civil Engineering

To graduate with Honors in Civil Engineering a student must:

  • Be admitted in the Honors College
  • Complete an Honors thesis (in a minimum of two regular semesters) for a total of 3-credit hours in Honors Research.
  • Maintain a 3.3 institution grade point average, including a 3.5 minimum GPA in all major courses applied towards graduation.

Advisement

Undergraduate Academic Advisement at Georgia Southern is provided to all degree-seeking undergraduate students by professional advisors. Academic Advisors are located on all three Georgia Southern University campuses. Students are required to meet with their assigned Academic Advisor at least once a semester. For more information visit the Academic Advisement  catalog page.