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Civil and Construction Engineering Technology Courses

Award: Associate of Applied Science (AAS)
Required number of credits: 72
Program Start: Fall

2020–2021 Suggested Sequence of Study

The following suggested sequence of study is for new full-time students starting the program in the academic year listed. Part-time students should visit with a program advisor for a modified sequence of study.

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

Courses and course cost calculations are subject to change.

Course Descriptions: Show All | Hide All

Semester 1
CAD-118 Technical Drawing and CAD 3 $703.00
CET-123 Constr Drawings and Cont 3 $643.00
CET-160 Surveying 3 $633.00
CSC-110 Introduction to Computers O E 3 $603.00
EGT-460 PLTW - Civil Engineering and Architecture 3 $628.00
MAT-741 Technical Mathematics I -OR- 3 $603.00
MAT-121 College Algebra -OR- 4 $804.00
MAT-128 Precalculus * 4 $804.00
Total Credits 18

* Completion of MAT-128 with a minimum grade of C will satisfy the MAT-741 and MAT-748 course requirement.

Semester 2
CET-142 PC Concrete, HMA, and Testing 3 $603.00
CET-183 Structural Detailing and Civil Drafting 3 $763.00
CET-213 Route Surveying/Roadway Design 3 $603.00
CET-253 Fundamentals of Construction Estimating 3 $603.00
COM-781 Written Communication in the Workplace -OR- 3 $603.00
ENG-105 Composition I O E 3 $603.00
MAT-748 Technical Math II -OR- 3 $603.00
MAT-134 Trigonometry and Analytic Geometry -OR- 3 $603.00
MAT-128 Precalculus * 4 $804.00
Total Credits 18

* Completion of MAT-128 with a minimum grade of C will satisfy the MAT-741 and MAT-748 course requirement.

Semester 3
CET-223 Soils, Testing, and Foundations 3 $603.00
CET-233 Fundamentals of GPS and GIS 3 $603.00
CON-266 Construction Safety 3 $743.00
EGT-243 Statics and Strength of Materials 3 $603.00
PHY-183 Applied Physics -OR- 3 $603.00
PHY-162 College Physics I 4 $804.00
PSY-102 Human and Work Relations -OR- 3 $603.00
PSY-111 Introduction to Psychology -OR- O E 3 $603.00
SOC-110 Introduction to Sociology O E 3 $603.00
Total Credits 18

Semester 4
CET-133 Construction Methods and Resources 3 $603.00
CET-256 Land Surveying 3 $603.00
CET-262 Environmental Technology 3 $638.00
CET-285 Structural Steel/Reinforced Concrete Design 3 $603.00
CET-296 Site Planning and Development 3 $603.00
SPC-101 Fundamentals of Oral Communication O E 3 $603.00
Total Credits 18

Course Cost Calculation

Resident tuition and fees x course credits + course fee if applicable.

Course calculations are based on 2020–2021 tuition and fees and course fees.

The course cost calculation does not include:

Student Success Specialist

Natasha Ceaser
Buchanan Hall 126
Butler Hall 122
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Program Advisors

Paresh Shettigar
Buchanan Hall 128G
319-296-2329 ext.1107
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Administrative Assistant

Connie Smith
Buchanan Hall 128
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Business and Applied Technologies

Dave Grunklee
Butler Hall 131A
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