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Civil Engineering

BS in Civil Engineering

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Major Details

College: College of Engineering
Admissions Requirements:

This major has additional admission criteria. Please see the College of Engineering website for more information.

Math Required:


    This strand involves skill and facility with calculus. The S-strand begins at one of two calculus options - MATH 124 (Calculus I with Applications) or MATH 125 (Calculus I). Students who successfully complete the S-strand may continue on to MATH 129 (Calculus II), MATH 223 (Vector Calculus), or beyond. Those who choose but are not ready to begin the S-strand will be required to take preparatory work.
Second Language Required:


  • This major doesn't have Language Requirements.
Fees: Yes
Pre-Major: No
Available at:
  • Main Campus
  • UA Yuma

Four-Year Plan

Archived plans are available on Degree Search 2011-2017 for many degree plans. These are sample plans. Please work with your academic advisor for more specific and up-to-date requirements.

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UA Course Requirements Units
1st Semester
ENGL 101 First Year Composition 3
MATH 122A 1
CHEM 151 Chemistry I with lab 4
ENGR 102A/B Introduction to Engineering 3
Tier I General Education 3
MATH 122A/B or 125 Calculus I 3
ENGR 102B Introduction to Engineering 1
2nd Semester
MCB 181R/L Introductory Biology I or GEOS 251 Physical Geology 4
MATH 129 Calculus II 3
PHYS 141 Introductory Mechanics 4
Tier I General Education 3
ENGL 102 First Year Composition 3
3rd Semester
Tier I General Education 3
MATH 223 Calculus III 4
CE 214 Statics 3
PHYS 241 Introductory E/ M or CHEM 152 General Chemistry 4
CE 210 Engineering Graphics 1
4th Semester
CE 251 Surveying 3
MATH 254 Differential Equations 3
CE 260 Introduction to MATLAB I 1
Tier I General Education 3
CE 215 Mechanics of Materials 3
CE 218 Mechanics of Fluids 3
CE 260 Computer Programming in Civil Engineering 1
5th Semester
CE 333 Elementary Structural Analysis 3
CE 303 Numerical Analysis for Civil Engineers 3
CE 301 Engineering Communications 3
CE 310 Probability & Statistics in CE 3
CE 363 Transportation Engineering and Pavement Design 4
6th Semester
CE Lab 1
ENGR 211P Engineering Science 1
CE 323 Hydraulic Engineering and Design 4
CE 334 Structural Design in Steel 3
ENGR 211I Engineering Science 1
CE 343 Soil Mechanics 3
CE 370R Environ. or CE 381 Const. Engr Management 3
7th Semester
CE 440 Foundations Engineering 3
CE Technical Elective 3
CE Technical Elective 3
CE 408A Issues in Civil Engineering Practice 3
CE Lab 1
Tier II General Education 3
ENGR 211I - Engineering Science Elective Module 1
8th Semester
Tier II General Education 3
CE 440 Foundation Engineering 3
CE Technical Elective 3
CE Technical Elective 3
CE Lab 1
CE 408B Civil Engineering Senor Capstone Design 3
CE Technical Elective 3
Tier II General Education 3
Tier II General Education 3
CE Design-Oriented Technical Elective 3

AZ Transfer Pathways

This page is designed for in-state transfer students who plan to attend the University of Arizona. The information presented lists the most accurate course equivalencies and may not include all possible requirements. Transfer students are strongly encouraged to use this site for reference only and not for self-advising.

Transfer students should work with their community colleges and UA advisors to develop an individualized plan for transfer, and visit

  • All posted Pathways (except for Bachelor of Applied Science Pathways) fulfill an AGEC and most also fulfill an Associate Degree
  • Following a Pathway does not guarantee admission to the UA nor admission to a college/major/program at the UA
  • Use Pathways in consultation with advisors from your community college and the UA
  • Pathways are subject to change at any time

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