University of Evansville
Civil Engineering Program
Objectives and Outcomes
“Graduates” are defined as civil engineering alumni within 3-5 years of graduation
Objective 1: Graduates will be actively engaged in a professional career as a civil engineer or pursuing advanced study.
Objective 2: Graduates will understand professional practice issues and demonstrate a commitment to professional licensure and continuing education.
Objective 3: Graduates, guided by the principles of sustainable development and global interconnectedness, will understand how civil engineering projects affect society and the environment.
“Students” are defined as civil engineering students at the time of graduation from the University of Evansville
Outcome a: an ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering
Outcome b: an ability to design and conduct experiments as well as analyze and interpret data
Outcome c: an ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs within realistic constraints such as economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability, and sustainability
Outcome d: an ability to function on multidisciplinary teams
Outcome e: an ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems
Outcome f: an understanding of professional and ethical responsibility
Outcome g: an ability to communicate effectively
Outcome h: the broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context
Outcome i: a recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in, life-long learning.
Outcome j: a knowledge of contemporary issues
Outcome k: an ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice
(Page updated 5/10/16)