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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

Civil Engineering Program Objectives and Student Outcomes

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

Civil Engineering Program Objectives

The Civil Engineering program at the University of the Pacific subscribes to the following Program Objectives:

  • Plan, design, construct, 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 Student Outcomes

Students who complete the B.S. degree in CE will be able to:

a.  apply fundamental knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering to solve problems related to civil engineering
b.  design and conduct experiments, as well as analyze and interpret data in the interdisciplinary arena of civil engineering
c.  design the fundamental components of a system or process to meet desired needs within realistic constraints such as economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, constructability, and sustainability    
d.  function on multi-disciplinary teams
e.  identify, formulate, and solve civil engineering problems
f.  understand the importance of professional and ethical responsibilities of engineers
g.  effectively communicate using written, oral, and graphical means
h.  understand the impact of civil engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context
i.  recognize the need for, and engage in, lifelong learning
j.  a knowledge of contemporary issues in the civil engineering industry
k.  use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary in civil engineering practice

Civil Engineering Program Major Count

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering major count in 2014/15:    110

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering degrees awarded in 2014/15:  46