The major in civil engineering technology leads to a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering Technology (BSCET) Degree. The major is designed to produce civil engineering technologists who (a) are capable of performing engineering surveys, (b) can perform standard analysis and design of elements of structures, water systems, and transportation systems, (c) are capable of conducting standard laboratory and field tests for construction materials and soils, and (d) are competent to function as construction project managers. This program is accredited by the Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org.
Engineering Technology is one of three engineering professions:
- Engineering Technologist
Engineering Professionals Turn Ideas Into Reality
Engineering is the art of applying scientific and mathematical principles, experience, judgment, and common sense to make things that benefit people.
Engineering professionals are problem-solver people who make things work better, more efficiently, quicker and less expensively. They use skills and dedication to search for better ways to solve problems.
An engineering profession offers:
Good pay and benefits
Lasting and tangible products
Help to humankind
Prestige and status