Engineering: Civil

Engineering: Civil Associate in Science Degree 2020-2021

(Major #C.3011.AS).

A student earning this degree will have completed the lower division coursework necessary to transfer into a bachelor's degree program in Civil Engineering. In addition, a student earning this degree will be prepared for engineering internship opportunities.

Complete the following program of study. Major requirements (42 units minimum).

Required Engineering Core:
Course Course Description Units
ENGR 10 Introduction to Engineering 2
MATH 5A Math Analysis I 5
MATH 5B Math Analysis II 4
MATH 6 Math Analysis III 5
MATH 17 Differential Equations & Linear Algebra 5
PHYS 4A Physics for Scientists and Engineers 4
PHYS 4B Physics for Scientists and Engineers 4
*Select a minimum of four courses from the following:
ENGR 2 Engineering Graphics 4
ENGR 4 Engineering Materials 3
ENGR 6 Electric Circuits Analysis with Lab 4
ENGR 8 Statics 3
**ENGR 40 or
**ENGR 5 or
**CSCI 40
Programming for Scientists and Engineers or
Programming and Problem-Solving in MATLAB or
Programming Concepts and Methodology I
***CHEM 3A or
***CHEM 1A
Introduction to General Chemistry or
General Chemistry
PHYS 4C Physics for Scientists and Engineers 4

Additional Information

*Students should carefully plan which of these courses to take based on their specific major and intended transfer institution(s). Some Transfer institutions will have minimum requirements for transfer that will necessitate choosing more than four courses from this section.

**Students should complete the programming courses specifically required by his or her transfer institution choice. The choices are CSCI 40 Programming Concepts & Methodology I, ENGR 40 Programming for Scientists & Engineers, or ENGR 5 Programming & Problem Solving in MATLAB.

***Students should check the minimum chemistry transfer requirements for his or her intended transfer institution.

  1. Apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering fundamentals.
  2. Conduct experiments as well as analyze and interpret the data resulting from these experiments.
  3. Make basic design decisions concerning appropriate level engineering problems.
  4. Communicate effectively, orally, in writing, and graphically.
  5. Understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global and societal context.
  6. Use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary in engineering practice.

Faculty Advisor(s): Glaves

2020-2021 Engineering: Civil Associate in Science Degree