Program Objectives and Outcomes


Program Educational Objectives (PEO)

In their early careers, graduates of the Civil Engineering program will be expected to:

  1. Apply their knowledge and skills as effective and productive civil engineers to enable sustainable growth of the community;
  2. Work and communicate effectively in order to develop practical, technically-sound and cost-effective solutions to civil engineering problems;
  3. Enhance self-confidence, ability to make proper decisions, and adherence to professional ethics; and
  4. Pursue lifelong learning to keep themselves conversant with latest development in their fields of practice or study.


Program Outcomes (Student Outcomes)

SO 1Identify, formulate, and solve complex engineering problems by applying principles of engineering, science, and mathematics
SO 2Apply 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

SO 3

Communicate effectively with a range of audiences
SO 4Recognize 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
SO 5Function effectively on a team whose members together provide leadership, create a collaborative and inclusive environment, establish goals, plan tasks, and meet objectives
SO 6Develop and conduct appropriate experimentation, analyze and interpret data, and use engineering judgment to draw conclusions
SO 7

Acquire and apply new knowledge as needed, using appropriate learning strategies

SO 8

Describe the knowledge needed in planning, design and construction of Civil Engineering infrastructures 


Career Opportunities

Graduates of this program can pursue career opportunities as professional occupations including:

  1. Project engineer
  2. Civil Engineer
  3. Road engineer
  4. Bridges engineer
  5. Engineer, airports
  6. Engineer, seaports
  7. Engineer, railways
  8. Engineer, dams
  9. Engineer, irrigation
  10. Engineer, traffic
  11. Engineer, soil
  12. Metal structures engineer
  13. Engineer, general survey