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2016-2017 Catalog 
2016-2017 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Civil Engineering Technology, A.A.S.

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Graduates of this program are prepared to assist professional engineers in a wide variety of projects from transportation, to sewer and water supply, to material testing. The program has a strong math and science foundation reinforced with communication, computers, and area focused electives. Hands-on training provides the student with significant real world experience while enrolled in the program. This program is an excellent way for anyone interested in the engineering field to receive concentrated training in two years and be ready to enter the work force.


  • Demonstrate problem solving, informational literacy, technological and communication skills in team and individual learning exercises.
  • Demonstrate the use of equipment typically used in the Civil Engineering Technician field.
  • Obtain the skills that will promote occupational growth and life long learning.


Student evaluations
Student portfolios
Noel-Levitz Student Satisfaction Survey
Graduate Placement Survey
Survey of seniors
Capstone Courses
Advisory Board
National Certification Testing

Total: 13

Total: 17

3rd Semester

Total: 18

Total: 17

Minimum credits for an AAS degree in Civil Engineering Technology: 65

* Offered only in Fall
** Offered only in Spring
This program is designed for fall entry. If a spring entry is desired, it may take longer than two years to complete.

This program will transfer to the Business, Construction Management Track, B.A.S.  The program allows students to transfer their AAS degree as a block to earn a Bachelor of Science degree.

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