Civil Engineering Core Requirements

Students are required to complete the following courses:

Civil Engineering

  • CE212 Introduction to Engineering Design 
  • CE301 Geographical Information Systems 
  • CE310 Geotechnical Engineering I: Soil Mechanics 
  • CE320 Structural Analysis 
  • CE330 Water Resources Engineering I 
  • CE340 Introduction to Environmental Engineering 
  • CE441 Reinforced Concrete Design
  • CE490 Senior Design (Structures, Transportation, Geotechnical)

Professional Experience

Students are required to complete the following Professional Experience:
ES499 Professional Experience (0 credits)

School of Engineering Common First Year

Students must complete the following courses in their first year:

  • CM131 General Chemistry I (4 credits)
  • CS141 Introduction to Computer Science (4 credits)
  • ES100 Introduction to Engineering Use of the Computer (2 credits)
  • ES110 Engineering & Society 
  • MA131 Calculus I 
  • MA132 Calculus II 
  • PH131 Physics I (4 credits)
  • PH132 Physics II (4 credits)

Civil Engineering Core Electives

Students must complete the following courses:

  • EC350 Economic Principles & Engineering Economics 
  • ES220 Statics 
  • ES222 Strength of Materials 
  • ES330 Fluid Mechanics 
  • MA231 Calculus III 
  • MA232 Elementary Differential Equations 

Professional Electives

Students should contact their academic advisor about professional electives.

Knowledge Area/University Course Electives

Students will have at least 18 credit hours available to use toward Knowledge Area and/or University Course electives to satisfy the Clarkson Common Experience requirements.

Free Electives

Students will have approximately 18 credit hours available to use toward courses of their choice.