Construction Engineering B.S.Con.E.

Degree Requirements: 130 Credit Hours

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

Credit Hours
Area F - Courses Appropriate to Major
CHEM   1310Comprehensive General Chemistry4
CENG   1133Engineering Graphics for Civil and Construction Engineers3
or ENGR   1133 Engineering Graphics
CENG   1731Civil Engineering Computations3
MATH   2242Calculus II4
STAT   2231Introduction to Statistics I3
Carryover from Area A21
Specific Requirements
Carryover from Area D1
ENGR   2231Engineering Mechanics I3
ENGR   3233Mechanics of Materials3
Major Requirements
CENG   2131Civil Engineering Fluid Mechanics3
CENG   2231Surveying3
or TCM   2233 Construction Surveying
CENG   3131Introduction to Environmental Engineering3
CENG   3135Construction Cost Control and Finance3
or TCM   3331 Construction Finance
CENG   3232Soil Mechanics3
CENG   3233Civil Engineering Materials3
CENG   3331Structural Analysis3
CENG   3333Reinforced Concrete Design3
CENG   4135Highway Design3
CENG   4331Structural Steel Design3
CENG   4518Introduction to Senior Project1
CENG   4539Senior Project3
TCM   2430Construction Safety3
TCM   3330Quantity Estimating3
TCM   3332Construction Equipment Management3
TCM   4710Construction Internship1
TCM   5431Construction Cost Estimating3
TCM   5433Proj Planning/Scheduling3
Select 6 credit hours from the below listing of Construction Electives:6
Transportation Systems
Foundation Design
Experiential Learning in Civil and Construction Engineering - COOP
Special Problems in Civil Engineering
Selected Topics in Civil Engineering
Water Supply and Wastewater Collection Systems
Watershed Management
Engineering Hydrology and Hydraulics
Water and Sanitation for International Development
Advanced Water and Wastewater Treatment
Pavement Analysis and Design
Foundation Design
Asphalt Mix Design
Advanced Structural Analysis
Prestressed Concrete Design
Advanced Reinforced Concrete Design
Advanced Structural Steel Design
Structural Dynamics
Introduction to Finite Elements
Advanced Strength
Theory of Elasticity
Theory of Elastic Stability
Advanced Surveying
Introduction to GIS in Surveying-Geomatics and Transportation
Drainage & Erosion Control
Surveying History & Law
Introduction to Terrestrial LiDAR
Introduction to Close-Range Photogrammetry
Building Information Modeling for Construction Management
Green Building and Sustainable Construction
Building Information Modeling
Construction Cost Estimating
Proj Planning/Scheduling
or other appropriate topics as otherwise approved by the Department Chair
Free Elective
Select 3 credit hours of Free Electives3
Total Credit Hours130

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 prior to Graduation.

Honors in Civil Engineering

To graduate with Honors in Civil Engineering a student must:

  • Be admitted in the University Honors Program

  • Complete a Honors thesis (in a minimum of two regular semesters) for a total of 3-credit hours in Honors Research (UHON   4999)

  • Maintain a 3.3 institution grade point average, including a 3.5 minimum GPA in all major courses applied towards graduation.


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