The Department of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering's comprehensive programs are future-focused and founded on UA's long tradition of excellence. Civil engineering is one of UA's oldest programs, offering many specialties. Students work with the latest materials and technologies to design buildings, develop transportation networks, and enhance environmental systems for a sustainable world.
UA’s Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering faculty and staff are committed to preparing graduates for entry into the profession and conducting and disseminating basic and applied research improving the state and nation. Graduates from UA's civil, construction and environmental engineering programs enter careers such as structural engineers, urban planners, architects, transportation engineers, construction engineers, and water resources engineers. Read more...
Undergraduate: Bachelor of Science in Architectural Engineering, Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, Bachelor of Science in Construction Engineering, Bachelor of Science in Environmental Engineering
Minors and Other Options: Minor in Architectural Engineering, Minor in Civil Engineering, Minor in Construction Engineering, Minor in Environmental and Water Resources Engineering, Minor in Structural Engineering, Minor in Transportation Engineering, Certificate in Construction Management
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April 27, 2016 - NEWS RELEASE - NEWS.ENG.UA.EDU
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April 26, 2016 - NEWS RELEASE - NEWS.ENG.UA.EDU
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April 25, 2016 - NEWS RELEASE - NEWS.ENG.UA.EDU
After Moore, Okla., got hammered by its third monster tornado in 13 years, Mayor Glenn Lewis had had enough. He… Read more