Construction Engineering Technology (Bachelor of Science, B.S.)
This four-year degree program prepares individuals as entry-level field construction coordinators, estimators, job schedulers, and construction management trainees. It also prepares individuals for positions related to construction document control, purchasing, equipment superintendent (renting) and quality assurance/quality control. The B.S. degree program in Construction Engineering Technology is accredited by the Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission (ETAC) of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET) (see Appendix D for address).
Program Educational Objectives (BS CET)
- Possess the general knowledge of construction industry such as concepts, terminologies, basic and standard problem-solving techniques.
- Demonstrate the ability to produce and utilize design, operation, and execution documents related to building and/or heavy construction industry.
- Function effectively in a group environment in the workplace through demonstration of technical and communication skills.
- Understand professional, ethical, and social responsibilities.
- Show respect for diversity and knowledge of contemporary professional, societal and global issues.
- Demonstrate a commitment to quality, timeliness, and continuous improvement.
- Continue professional development through life-long learning
|Students must complete General Studies courses||42-47|
|CET 105||Construction Materials||3|
|CET 254||Construction Methods and Equipment||4|
|CET 256||Bituminous, Concrete and Soils||3|
|CET 260||Mechanics of Materials||4|
|CET 270||Electrical Installations||3|
|CET 308||Analysis of Structures||3|
|CET 315||Mechanical Systems||3|
|CET 351||Construction Estimating I||3|
|CET 358||Structural Steel and Wood Design||3|
|CET 360||Construction Management||3|
|CET 408||Design of Concrete and Masonry Structures||3|
|CET 451||Construction Estimating II||2|
|CET 456||Construction Contracts Administration||3|
|CET 458||Soil Mechanics and Foundations||3|
|CET 480||Construction Planning and Scheduling||3|
|EGT 202||Surveying I||3|
|EGT 205||Computer-Aided Drafting I||3|
|EGT 370||Financial Aspects of Engineering Projects||2|
|EGT 490||Engineering Technology Internship||1|
|GBA 220||Business Communications||3|
|CHE 101||Introductory Chemistry||4|
|MAT 116||College Algebra||3|
|MAT 147||Applied Calculus||5|
|PHY 110||College Physics I||4|
- Earn a minimum of 120 credit hours (100 level and higher, maximum of 6 CED credit hours applicable).
- Earn a minimum of 30 credit hours in upper-division courses. Lower-division transfer courses accepted as meeting upper-division departmental course requirements cannot be used to fulfill this requirement.
- Earn 30 of the last 45 credit hours at MWSU in institutional coursework (exclusive of credit by examination).
- Participate in required departmental and campus wide assessments.
- Earn a grade of C or higher in all CET and EGT prefix major coursework.
- Earn an overall GPA of at least 2.0 and a major GPA of at least 2.0.
- Fulfill the Missouri Constitution requirement.
- Successfully pass the Missouri Higher Education Civics Achievement exam.