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Environmental Concentration Program Outline


This outline applies to students who entered the engineering curriculum during the 2012-13 and 2013-14 academic years. Students who entered before the 2012-13 academic year should not use this outline, but instead select the appropriate outline from the concentration overview page.

Proposed Four Year Program Outline

The following program outline presents a path through the B.S. Engineering curriculum with an environmental concentration. It is an example of how a student can successfully complete all requirements of the Engineering program within 4 years.

Please note that the program outline presented on this page is a suggestion only. Students with AP credits should adjust their schedules accordingly. In addition, students may be able to swap classes among semesters, study abroad during their first or second years, or complete two concentrations within 8 to 9 semesters.

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First Year
Fall Semester  Spring Semester
Course Credits Course Credits
General Chemistry I 4 Calculus II 4
Calculus I 4 General Physics I 4
Intro to Engineering 2 Engineering Graphics 2
First Year Seminar 3 Circuits I 4
General Education 3 Created & Called for Community 3
Total 16 Total 17

Second Year
Fall Semester  Spring Semester
Course Credit Course Credit
Calculus III 4 Differential Equations 3
Linear Algebra 3 Group Orientation 1
General Physics II 4 3
Engineering Statics 3 Experimental Methods 3
General Education 3 Materials Engineering 4
    General Education 3
Total 17 Total 17

Third Year
Fall Semester  Spring Semester
Course Credits Course Credits
Project I 1 Engineering Economics 2
Seminar I 1 Seminar II 1
Mechanics of Materials 3 Fluid Mechanics 4
Thermodynamics 3 Project II 1
Molecular and Cellular Biology** 4 Environmental Engineering
or
Environmental Hydrology****
3
Intro. to Wellness 2 Intro to Geo Info Systems or General Education*** 3
General Education 3 General Education 3
Total 17 Total 17

Fourth Year
Fall Semester  Spring Semester
Course Credits Course Credits
Control Systems 4 Environmental Engineering
or
Environmental Hydrology****
3
Project III 2 Project IV 2
Environmental Gen. Ed. Elective* 3 Intro to Geo Info Systems or General Education*** 3
General Education 3 Physical Fitness 1
General Education 3 General Education 3
    General Education 3
Total 15 Total 15

 

  Total Credits: 131

 

* Environmental General Education Elective: Either BIOL315 Environmental Ethics (meets Gen. Ed. ethics requirement) or ECON117 Issues in Environmental Economics (meets Gen. Ed. social science requirement).
** Students may take BIOL160 (typically Fall) or BIOL161 (typically Spring).
*** GIS245 is offered alternate year (offered Spring 2014) and should be taken in either the third or fourth year.
**** ENGR321 (offered Spring 2013) and ENGR 440 (offered Spring 2014) are offered alternate years and should be taken in either the third or fourth year.

 

This guideline applies to students who entered the engineering curriculum during the 2012-13 and 2013-14 academic years.

September 2013

 

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