Program Educational Objectives and Students Outcomes

Program Educational Objectives

PEO 1: Successfully enter the civil engineering profession as practicing engineers and consultants with prominent companies and organizations.

PEO 2: Incorporate economic, environmental, social, safety and global considerations when designing and investigating different systems.

PEO 3: Pursue professional licensure and engage in continued learning through professional development.

PEO 4: Pursue graduate education and research at major research universities in civil engineering.

PEO 5: Demonstrate leadership and service within their profession and in their communities through participation in professional societies and community services.


Student Outcomes

  1. An ability to identify, formulate, and solve complex engineering problems by applying principles of engineering, science, and mathematics.
  2. An ability to apply engineering design to produce solutions that meet specified needs with consideration of public health, safety, and welfare, as well as global, cultural, social, environmental, and economic factors.
  3. An ability to communicate effectively with a range of audiences.
  4. An ability to recognize ethical and professional responsibilities in engineering situations and make informed judgments, which must consider the impact of engineering solutions in global, economic, environmental, and societal contexts.
  5. An ability to function effectively on a team whose members together provide leadership, create a collaborative and inclusive environment, establish goals, plan tasks, and meet objectives.
  6. An ability to develop and conduct appropriate experimentation, analyze and interpret data, and use engineering judgment to draw conclusions.
  7. An ability to acquire and apply new knowledge as needed, using appropriate learning strategies.