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Department of Civil Engineering

The Civil Engineering Department is one of the most productive and progressive academic units in the College of Engineering. We are first in the College with respect to research expenditures per faculty. Our enrollment is over 1200 students. The faculty, staff, and students have transformed the department to a new level of excellence in research and teaching that directly addresses local and national engineering needs by providing innovative solutions to the most challenging problems facing our nation's infrastructure.


OFFERING NEW DEGREE
Bachelor of Science in Construction Management

We are pleased to announce that we have established a Bachelor of Science in Construction Management (BSCM) degree program.

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This is the only program of its kind in North Texas. The program prepares students with knowledge and the technical, administrative, and communication skills necessary to succeed in the construction industry. Students will demonstrate the knowledge and skills to deliver sustainable construction projects with respect to scope, scheduling, budgeting, quality, safety, and the environment.

Undergraduate and Graduate Advising

B.S. in Architectural Engineering students: Jamie Thompson, NH 420
jthomps@uta.edu 817-272-3761

B.S. in Civil Engineering students: Dr. Prabakar, NH 401
prabakar@uta.edu 817-272-7590

Transfer B.S. in Civil Engineering/graduate students: Dr. Eapi, NH 417 gautam.eapi@uta.edu 817-272-3760

B.S. in Construction Management students: Bijan Shapoorian, NH 426 bijan.shapoorian@uta.edu 817-272-9750

Graduate students: Dr. Crosby, NH 417
ecrosby@uta.edu 817-272-3500

The Department provides state-of-the-art laboratories, classrooms and computing facilities. The undergraduate program requires courses in all areas of Civil Engineering, with the flexibility to choose courses in several sub-disciplines. Courses are offered in six broad technical areas: construction engineering and management, environmental engineering, geotechnical engineering, structural engineering and mechanics, transportation engineeringand water resources engineering.

Graduate students and faculty are active in a wide variety of research projects with both internal and external funding.

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