Civil and Construction Engineering Technology

Civil and Construction Engineering Technology Courses

Award: Associate of Applied Science (AAS)
Required number of credits: 71
Program Start: Fall only

The Civil and Construction Engineering Technology program requires a mix of general education and hands-on courses. The following list of courses is the suggested sequence of study for a full-time student.

When registering for classes refer to your Program Evaluation to see your specific program requirements and ensure proper registration.

2016–2017 Suggested Sequence of Study and Course Cost

Courses and course cost calculations are subject to change.

General Education courses

[P] = Course has a pre-requisite requirement.
[C] = Course has a co-requisite requirement.

Semester 1
CAD119 Introduction to Computer-Aided Drafting (CAD) [P/C] 3 $505.50
CET122 Construction Drawing/Contract 2 $337.00
DRF110 Introduction to Technical Drafting 2 $337.00
EGT460 PLTW - Civil Engineering and Architecture [P] 3 $505.50
ELT192 Introduction to Computer Science 3 $505.50
MAT744 Technical Math [P] -OR- 4 $674.00
MAT122 College Algebra [P] 5 $842.50

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Total Credits 17
Semester 2
CET142 PC Concrete, HMA, and Testing 3 $505.50
CET160 Surveying [P] 3 $505.50
CET182 Structural Detailing with CAD [P] 2 $483.00
CET253 Fundamentals of Construction Estimating 3 $505.50
COM781 Written Communication in the Workplace [P] -OR- 3 $505.50
ENG105 Composition I [P] 3 $505.50
MAT747 Technical Math II [P] -OR- 4 $674.00
MAT128 Precalculus [P] -OR- 4 $674.00
MAT134 Trigonometry and Analytic Geometry [P] 3 $505.50

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Total Credits 18
Semester 3
CET213 Route Surveying/Roadway Design [P] 3 $505.50
CET223 Soils, Testing, and Foundations [P] 3 $505.50
CON266 Construction Safety 3 $505.50
EGT243 Statics and Strength of Materials [P/C] 3 $505.50
PHY183 Applied Physics [P] -OR- 3 $505.50
PHY162 College Physics I [P] 4 $674.00
PSY102 Human and Work Relations -OR- 3 $505.50
PSY111 Introduction to Psychology -OR- 3 $505.50
SOC110 Introduction to Sociology 3 $505.50

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Total Credits 18
Semester 4
CET133 Construction Methods and Resources [P/C] 3 $505.50
CET233 Fundamentals of GPS and GIS [P] 3 $505.50
CET256 Land Surveying [P] 3 $505.50
CET262 Environmental Technology [P] 3 $505.50
CET285 Structural Steel/Reinforced Concrete Design [P] 3 $505.50
SPC101 Fundamentals of Oral Communication 3 $505.50

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Total Credits 18

Course Cost Calculation:
2016–2017 resident tuition and fees x course credits + course fee if applicable.

The course cost calculation does not include:

Program Contacts

Department Secretary

Kendra Wyatt
Buchanan Hall 128
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Student Success Specialist

Natasha Ceaser
Buchanan Hall 126
319-296-2329 ext.1062
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Program Advisor

Paresh Shettigar
Buchanan Hall 128G
319-296-2329 ext.1107
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Dave Grunklee
Butler Hall 131A
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