SEMESTER 1

Semester 1
Course Credits
Arts Elective (GA)
or Humanities Elective (GH)
or Social and Behavioral Sciences Elective (GS)
3.0
C E 100S - Topics and Contemporary Issues in Civil and Environmental Engineering (FYS)
1.0
CHEM 110 - Chemical Principles I (GN)

CHEM 110 Notes

  • # Course requires a grade of 'C' or better for entrance to this major.
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better for graduation in this major.
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3.0
ECON 102 - Introductory Microeconomic Analysis and Policy (GS)

ECON 102 Notes

  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or ECON 104 - Introductory Macroeconomic Analysis and Policy (GS)

ECON 104 Notes

  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3.0
EDSGN 100 - Introduction to Engineering Design
3.0
MATH 140 - Calculus with Analytic Geometry I (GQ)

MATH 140 Notes

  • # Course requires a grade of 'C' or better for entrance to this major.
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better for graduation in this major.
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or MATH 140E - Calculus with Engineering Applications I (GQ)

MATH 140E Notes

  • # Course requires a grade of 'C' or better for entrance to this major.
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better for graduation in this major.
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
4.0
TOTAL CREDITS 17.0

SEMESTER 2

Semester 2
Course Credits
Arts Elective (GA)
or Humanities Elective (GH)
or Social and Behavioral Sciences Elective (GS)
3.0
CHEM 111 - Experimental Chemistry I (GN)
1.0
ENGL 015 - Rhetoric and Composition (GWS)

ENGL 015 Notes

  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or ENGL 030 - Honors Freshman Composition (GWS)

ENGL 030 Notes

  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
  • ‡ Effective Fall 2012, all incoming Schreyer Honors College freshmen at University Park will take ENGL/CAS 137H in the fall semester and ENGL/CAS 138T in the spring semester. These courses carry GWS designation and replace both ENGL 030 and CAS 100. Each course is 3 credits. At the discretion of the college, ENGL/CAS 138T satisfies the first-year seminar requirement.
or ESL 015 - ESL / Composition for American Academic Communication II (GWS)

ESL 015 Notes

  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3.0
Health and Physical Activity Elective (GHA)

GHA Notes

  • ∇ Students who complete the ROTC Program may substitute 3 ROTC credits for the GHA requirement and 3 ROTC credits for E E 211, E E 212, or M E 201.
1.5
MATH 141 - Calculus with Analytic Geometry II (GQ)

MATH 141 Notes

  • # Course requires a grade of 'C' or better for entrance to this major.
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better for graduation in this major.
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or MATH 141E - Calculus with Engineering Applications II (GQ)

MATH 141E Notes

  • # Course requires a grade of 'C' or better for entrance to this major.
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better for graduation in this major.
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
4.0
PHYS 211 - General Physics: Mechanics (GN)

PHYS 211 Notes

  • # Course requires a grade of 'C' or better for entrance to this major.
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better for graduation in this major.
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
4.0
TOTAL CREDITS 16.5

SEMESTER 3

Semester 3
Course Credits
CAS 100A - Effective Speech (GWS)

CAS 100A Notes

  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
  • ‡ Effective Fall 2012, all incoming Schreyer Honors College freshmen at University Park will take ENGL/CAS 137H in the fall semester and ENGL/CAS 138T in the spring semester. These courses carry GWS designation and replace both ENGL 030 and CAS 100. Each course is 3 credits. At the discretion of the college, ENGL/CAS 138T satisfies the first-year seminar requirement.
or CAS 100B - Effective Speech (GWS)

CAS 100B Notes

  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
  • ‡ Effective Fall 2012, all incoming Schreyer Honors College freshmen at University Park will take ENGL/CAS 137H in the fall semester and ENGL/CAS 138T in the spring semester. These courses carry GWS designation and replace both ENGL 030 and CAS 100. Each course is 3 credits. At the discretion of the college, ENGL/CAS 138T satisfies the first-year seminar requirement.
3.0
E MCH 211 - Statics

E MCH 211 Notes

  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better for graduation in this major.
3.0
GEOSC 001 - Physical Geology
3.0
MATH 251 - Ordinary and Partial Differential Equations

MATH 251 Notes

  • # Course requires a grade of 'C' or better for entrance to this major.
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better for graduation in this major.
4.0
PHYS 212 - General Physics: Electricity and Magnetism (GN)

PHYS 212 Notes

  • # Course requires a grade of 'C' or better for entrance to this major.
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better for graduation in this major.
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
4.0
TOTAL CREDITS 17.0

SEMESTER 4

Semester 4
Course Credits
Arts Elective (GA)
or Humanities Elective (GH)
or Social and Behavioral Sciences Elective (GS)
3.0
CMPSC 200 - Programming for Engineers with MATLAB (GQ)

CMPSC 200 Notes

  • ¶ Students are expected to complete the version of CMPSC that is required for their intended major. The requirement varies across College of Engineering majors. Students should plan the CMPSC course requirement carefully with the assistance of an academic adviser. The core courses chart at www.engr.psu.edu/AdvisingCenter/CoreCourses.aspx can be used as a guide.
or CMPSC 201 - Programming for Engineers with C++ (GQ)

CMPSC 201 Notes

  • ¶ Students are expected to complete the version of CMPSC that is required for their intended major. The requirement varies across College of Engineering majors. Students should plan the CMPSC course requirement carefully with the assistance of an academic adviser. The core courses chart at www.engr.psu.edu/AdvisingCenter/CoreCourses.aspx can be used as a guide.
or CMPSC 202 - Programming for Engineers with FORTRAN (GQ)

CMPSC 202 Notes

  • ¶ Students are expected to complete the version of CMPSC that is required for their intended major. The requirement varies across College of Engineering majors. Students should plan the CMPSC course requirement carefully with the assistance of an academic adviser. The core courses chart at www.engr.psu.edu/AdvisingCenter/CoreCourses.aspx can be used as a guide.
3.0
E MCH 212 - Dynamics

E MCH 212 Notes

  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better for graduation in this major.
3.0
E MCH 213 - Strength of Materials

E MCH 213 Notes

  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better for graduation in this major.
or E MCH 213D - Strength of Materials with Design

E MCH 213D Notes

  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better for graduation in this major.
3.0
I E 424 - Process Quality Engineering
or STAT 401 - Experimental Methods
3.0
MATH 220 - Matrices (GQ)
2.0
TOTAL CREDITS 17.0

SEMESTER 5

Semester 5
Course Credits
C E 310 - Surveying

C E 310 Notes

  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better for graduation in this major.
3.0
C E 332 - Project Development

C E 332 Notes

  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better for graduation in this major.
3.0
C E 335 - Engineering Mechanics of Soils

C E 335 Notes

  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better for graduation in this major.
3.0
C E 337 - Civil Engineering Materials Laboratory

C E 337 Notes

  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better for graduation in this major.
1.0
C E 340 - Structural Analysis

C E 340 Notes

  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better for graduation in this major.
3.0
C E 360 - Fluid Mechanics

C E 360 Notes

  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better for graduation in this major.
3.0
TOTAL CREDITS 16.0

SEMESTER 6

Semester 6
Course Credits
C E 336 - Materials Science for Civil Engineers

C E 336 Notes

  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better for graduation in this major.
3.0
C E 370 - Introduction to Environmental Engineering

C E 370 Notes

  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better for graduation in this major.
3.0
C E 3XX/4XX - C E Elective

C E Elective Notes

  • § C E Electives must be selected from two of three remaining technical areas in the program: Structures (X40); Water Resources Engineering (X60); Environmental Engineering (X70).
3.0
ENGL 202C - Effective Writing: Technical Writing (GWS)

ENGL 202C Notes

  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3.0
Health and Physical Activity Elective (GHA)

GHA Notes

  • ∇ Students who complete the ROTC Program may substitute 3 ROTC credits for the GHA requirement and 3 ROTC credits for E E 211, E E 212, or M E 201.
1.5
M E 201 - Introduction to Thermal Science

M E 201 Notes

  • ∇ Students who complete the ROTC Program may substitute 3 ROTC credits for the GHA requirement and 3 ROTC credits for E E 211, E E 212, or M E 201.
or CH E 220 - Introduction to Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics
3.0
TOTAL CREDITS 16.5

SEMESTER 7

Semester 7
Course Credits
Arts Elective (GA)
or Humanities Elective (GH)
or Social and Behavioral Sciences Elective (GS)
3.0
C E 321 - Highway Engineering

C E 321 Notes

  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better for graduation in this major.
3.0
C E 3XX/4XX - C E Elective

C E Elective Notes

  • § C E Electives must be selected from two of three remaining technical areas in the program: Structures (X40); Water Resources Engineering (X60); Environmental Engineering (X70).
3.0
E E 211 - Electrical Circuits and Power Distribution

E E 211 Notes

  • ∇ Students who complete the ROTC Program may substitute 3 ROTC credits for the GHA requirement and 3 ROTC credits for E E 211, E E 212, or M E 201.
or E E 212 - Introduction to Electronic Measuring Systems

E E 212 Notes

  • ∇ Students who complete the ROTC Program may substitute 3 ROTC credits for the GHA requirement and 3 ROTC credits for E E 211, E E 212, or M E 201.
3.0
Technical Elective

Technical Elective Notes

  • ⇑ Select from department list.
  • £ Students who complete the Cooperative Education Program may substitute the 3-credit sequence of ENGR 295, ENGR 395, and ENGR 495 for a Technical Elective.
3.0
TOTAL CREDITS 15.0

SEMESTER 8

Semester 8
Course Credits
Arts Elective (GA)
or Humanities Elective (GH)
or Social and Behavioral Sciences Elective (GS)
3.0
C E 3XX/4XX - C E Elective

C E Elective Notes

  • § C E Electives must be selected from two of three remaining technical areas in the program: Structures (X40); Water Resources Engineering (X60); Environmental Engineering (X70).
3.0
C E 4XXW - Capstone Design
3.0
Technical Elective

Technical Elective Notes

  • ⇑ Select from department list.
  • £ Students who complete the Cooperative Education Program may substitute the 3-credit sequence of ENGR 295, ENGR 395, and ENGR 495 for a Technical Elective.
3.0
Technical Elective

Technical Elective Notes

  • ⇑ Select from department list.
  • £ Students who complete the Cooperative Education Program may substitute the 3-credit sequence of ENGR 295, ENGR 395, and ENGR 495 for a Technical Elective.
3.0
TOTAL CREDITS 15.0

TOTAL CREDITS: 130

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