University of Evansville

Civil Engineering Program

Objectives and Outcomes

 

Objectives

 

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.

 

Outcomes

 

“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)