Civil Engineering ABET Information

The UAH Civil and Environmental Engineering program first received ABET (Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology) accreditation in 1987. The program was last accredited in June 2010.

Civil Engineering Program Educational Objectives

The Civil Engineering Program has been designed to provide our students with a high quality engineering education. CE alumni will have, within three to five years of graduation, achieved the following PEOs:

  1. Embarked on successful professional practice requiring a strong understanding in the traditional knowledge and skills of the engineering profession.
  2. Advanced in the Civil Engineering profession and have positioned themselves for successful future employment and academic opportunities.
  3. Utilized their broad educational experience and acquired skills necessary to make a positive impact on the global community.

Civil Engineering Program Student Outcomes

The UAH Civil Engineering program will demonstrate that their graduates have:

  1. an ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science and engineering
  2. an ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data
  3. 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
  4. an ability to function on multidisciplinary teams
  5. an ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems
  6. an understanding of professional and ethical responsibility
  7. an ability to communicate effectively
  8. the broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context
  9. a recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in life-long learning
  10. a knowledge of contemporary issues
  11. an ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice

Civil Engineering Program Enrollment and Graduation Data

The enrollment and graduation data for the Civil Engineering program for the past three academic years are given below.

Academic Year Enrollment1 BSCE Degrees Awarded
2013-2014 141 26
2012-2013 145 23
2011-2012 156 30

1Fall Undergraduate Headcount