Construction Engineering (BS): General Construction (14CONBS-14CONGEN)

Critical Path Courses- Identify using the code (CP) which courses are considered critical path courses which represent specific major requirements that are predictive of student success in a given program/plan. Place the (CP) next to the credit hours for the course.

Freshman Year

Fall Semester Credit Spring Semester Credit
CH 101 Chemistry, A Molecular Science 3 EC 205 Economics (GEP Soc Sci Req.*)1 3
CH 102 General Chemistry Lab 1 MA 241 Calculus II 4
E 101 Introduction to Engr & Prob Solv 1 PY 205 Physics for Engineers & Scientists I 3
E 115 Intro to Computing Environ 1 PY 206 Physics for Engineers & Sciences I Lab 1
ENG 101 Academic Writing and Research 4 E 102 Engineering in the 21st Century (GEP Req)1 2
MA 141 Calculus I 4 GEP Requirement1 3
HESF 1**Health & Exercise Studies Fitness Course* 1
15 16

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester Credit Spring Semester Credit
CSC 111 Intro to Comp PYTHON 3 PY 208 Physics for Engineers & Scientists II 3
CE 214 Engr Mech – Statics 3(CP) CE 225 Mechanics of Solids 3(CP)
TDE 220 Civil Engr Graphics 3 ST 370 Prob & Stat for Engrs 3
MA 242 Calculus III 4 CE 365 Construction Equip’t
& Methods (S)
3
CE  250 Introduction to Sustainable Infrastructure 3(CP) CE 263 Intro to Construction Engineering (S) 3(CP)
HES_***Health & Exercise Studies Course* 1
16 16

Junior Year

Fall Semester Credit Spring Semester Credit
MSE 200 Mech Prop of Structural Materials 3 CE 332 Materials of Construction 3
CE 301 Civil Engr Surveying
& Geomatics
3 CE 342 Eng Behav of Soils & Fdns 4
CE 327 Reinforced Concrete Design 3 CE 367 Mech. and Elect. Systems in Buildings (S) 3
CE 282 Hydraulics 3 MEA 101 3
CE 463 Const Est, Planning & Cont 3 MEA 110 1
COM 110 Public Speaking OR
ENG 331 Comm for Engr & Tech
3 GEP Requirement1 3
18 17

Senior Year

Fall Semester Credit Spring Semester Credit
CE 426 Structural Steel Design 3 CE 464 Legal Aspects of Contracting (S) 3
CE 466 Building Construction Engr. (F) 3 CE 469 Constr Engr Project (S) 3
Engineering Elective4 3 Management Science Elective (GEP) 1,2 3
ACC 210 Intro to Managerial Accounting 3 GEP Requirement1 3
Basic Science Elective 3 3 GEP Requirement1 3
15 15

 

Minimum Credit Hours Required for Graduation*: 128

Major/Program requirements and footnotes

1 GEP Requirements to be selected from the appropriate lists in consultation with the advisor.

2 Management Science Elective (2nd Soc Sci GEP) Select one: SOC 205, SOC 301, SOC 305/AFS 305 (USD), PS 202, PS 310, PS 312, PS 314, or PS 320.

3 Basic Science Elective Select one: SSC 200; FOR 260; or FW 221

4 Engineering Elective- Select one: ECE 331, MAE 201, CE 499, or an advised elective from CE course list.

*Foreign Language Proficiency at the FL_102 level is required for graduation.

 

*General Education Program (GEP) requirements and GEP Footnotes
To complete the requirements for graduation and the General Education Program, the following category credit hours and co-requisites must be satisfied.
University approved GEP course lists for each of the following categories can be found at  http://www.ncsu.edu/uap/academic-standards/gep/courselists/index.html.

A. Mathematical Sciences (6 credit hours – one course with MA or ST prefix)
Satisfied by courses taken as part of the major requirements.       
B. Natural Sciences (7 credit hours – include one laboratory course or course with a lab)
Satisfied by courses taken as part of the major requirements.      
C. Humanities (6 credit hours selected from two different disciplines/course prefixes)
Choose from the University approved GEP Humanities course list from two different disciplines/course prefixes.
D. Social Sciences (6 credit hours selected from two different disciplines/course prefixes)
EC 205 (or EC 201 or ARE 201) taken as part of the Major requirements, satisfies 3 credit hours needed to fulfill the GEP Social Sciences requirement.
Course selected from the approved Management Science Elective list as port of the Major requirements satisfies 3 credit hours needed to fulfill the GEP Social Sciences requirement.
  
E. Health & Exercise Studies (2 credit hours – at least one 100-level Health & Exercise Studies Course)
Choose from the University approved GEP Health & Exercise Studies course list.
F. Additional Breadth – (3 credit hours to be selected from the following checked University approved GEP course lists)
X Humanities/Social Sciences/Visual and Performing Arts
G. Interdisciplinary Perspectives (5-6 credit hours)
E 102 taken as part of the Major requirements satisfies 2 credit hours needed to fulfill the GEP Interdisciplinary perspectives requirement. Choose 3 credit hours from the University approved GEP Interdisciplinary Perspectives course list. 
H. Introduction to Writing (4 credit hours satisfied by completing ENG 101 with a C- or better)

The following Co-Requisites must be satisfied to complete the General Education Program requirements
I. U.S. Diversity (USD)
Choose from the University approved GEP U.S. Diversity course list.
J. Global Knowledge (GK)
Choose from the University approved GEP Global Knowledge course fist.
K. Foreign language proficiency – Proficiency at the FL …102 level Is required for graduation.

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