Civil and Construction Engineering Technology

Civil and Construction Engineering Technology Courses

Award: Associate of Applied Science (AAS)
Program Start: Fall only
Enrollment Status: Full-time or part-time

The Civil and Construction Engineering Technology program requires a mix of general education and hands-on courses. The following list of courses is from the current catalog year, organized in the suggested sequence of study for a full-time student, and is subject to change.

Part-time students, visit with a program advisor for a modified sequence of study.

If you are a current student your program requirements may be different than those listed for the current catalog year. View your Program Evaluation to see your specific program requirements and to search and register for classes.

Semester 1
CAD105 CAD I 2
CET122 Construction Drawings and Contracts 2
DRF113 Fundamentals of Technical Drafting 3
EGT460 Civil Engineering and Architecture 3
ELT192 Introduction to EET Computer Science 3
MAT744 Technical Math -OR- 4
MAT122 College Algebra 5

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

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

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Total Credits 19
Semester 4
CET133 Construction Methods and Resources 3
CET233 Fundamentals of GPS and GIS 3
CET256 Land Surveying 3
CET262 Environmental Technology 3
CET285 Structural Steel/Reinforced Concrete Design 3
SPC101 Fundamentals of Oral Communication 3

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Total Credits 18

Program Contacts

Department Secretary

Kendra Wyatt-Koger
Buchanan Hall 103
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Program Advisor

Paresh Shettigar
Buchanan Hall 128-G
319-296-2329 ext.1107
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Ray Beets
Butler Hall 104-A
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