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Civil Engineering
Chambers Technology Center 102
Gaby Roider
Administrative Assistant
School of Engineering and Computer Science
3601 Pacific Avenue
Stockton, CA 95211

Mission, Objectives, and Outcomes

The University of the Pacific Department of Civil Engineering seeks to develop graduates who have the knowledge, skills, and qualities necessary to pursue professional licensure, advanced level studies, and practice and leadership in the civil engineering profession.

Civil Engineering Program Educational Objectives
Within a few years of graduation, graduates of the Civil Engineering program are expected to:

  • Plan, design, evaluate, construct, operate, maintain, analyze, advance, and manage civil engineering systems 
  • Pursue professional licensure and certifications 
  • Engage in life-long learning and pursue advanced level studies
  • Demonstrate leadership skills through career advancement and active participation in the civil engineering profession and in the community 

Civil Engineering Outcomes
Graduates of the Civil Engineering Program will demonstrate:

1. an ability to identify, formulate, and solve complex engineering problems by applying principles of engineering, science, and mathematics
2. an ability to apply 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
3. an ability to communicate effectively with a range of audiences
4. an ability to recognize ethical and professional responsibilities in engineering situations and make informed judgements, which must consider the impact of engineering solutions in global, economic, environmental, and societal contexts
5. an ability to function effectively on a team whose members together provide leadership, create a collaborative and inclusive environment, establish goals, plan tasks, and meet objectives
6. an ability to develop and conduct appropriate experimentation, analyze and interpret data, and use engineering judgement to draw conclusions
7. an ability to acquire and apply new knowledge as needed, using appropriate learning strategies

Civil Engineering Undergraduate Enrollment and Degrees Awarded

Academic Year Enrollment Awarded Degrees
Fall 2018 71 --
2017-2018 69 21
2016-2017 72 20
2015-2016 88 25
2014-2015 111 36
2013-2014 139 29